Harwich to Colchester train

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Cheap train tickets from Harwich to Colchester

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Harwich to Colchester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Greater Anglia
08:300h32
Harwich
09:02Colchester
£111One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
07:300h37
Harwich
08:07Colchester
£111One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
13:280h32
Harwich
14:00Colchester
£111One-way
0 changes

Train timetableHarwich to Colchester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 26 June
Greater Anglia
08:300h32
Harwich
09:02Colchester
0 changes
Greater Anglia
07:300h37
Harwich
08:07Colchester
0 changes
Greater Anglia
13:280h32
Harwich
14:00Colchester
0 changes

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Train times from Harwich to Colchester

Showing times and prices for 26 Jun

Fastest Journey

32 m

Average

33 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

27 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Harwich for Colchester every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Greater Anglia
08:300h32
Harwich
09:02Colchester
£111One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
13:280h32
Harwich
14:00Colchester
£111One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
07:300h37
Harwich
08:07Colchester
£111One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Harwich to Colchester

distanceDistance16 miles
durationAverage train duration22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£11 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersAbellio Greater Anglia

Trains from Harwich to Colchester cover the 16 miles long route taking on average 22 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £11, but the average price of train tickets is £11. Travellers depart most frequently from Harwich Town and arrive in Colchester.

Train providers: Abellio Greater Anglia trains Harwich to Colchester

For as little as £11 you can travel by train from Harwich to Colchester with Abellio Greater Anglia. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Abellio Greater Anglia from Harwich to Colchester train information:

  • Average Duration: 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: £11
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Harwich to Colchester train

FAQs: Travel by train from Harwich to Colchester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Harwich to Colchester.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Harwich to Colchester can start from as little as £11 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Harwich to Colchester is £11; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Harwich to Colchester train time is 22 min   covering the 16 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Harwich to Colchester leaves at 05: 31. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Harwich to Colchester leaves at 18: 29.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Harwich to Colchester without having to change trains with Abellio Greater Anglia. There is 1 direct train from Harwich to Colchester each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Harwich to Colchester train with Abellio Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Harwich and Colchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 29.

When departing from Harwich, you have various train station options to start your route from including Harwich Town and Harwich International. When arriving in Colchester, you can end your trip in train stations like Colchester, Colchester Town and Colchester, Hythe.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Harwich Town, which is located around 0.4 miles (743 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Colchester, located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Colchester from Harwich is worth doing with a journey time of 22 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Harwich to Colchester by train is January.
Yes, you can take a train between Harwich and Colchester.

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