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from Braintree to Colchester

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£12Greater Anglia
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£11Greater Anglia

Travel Information from Braintree to Colchester

distanceDistance15 miles (24 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £6 • 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreater Anglia

Take a train to travel 15 miles (24 km) between Braintree and Colchester. Greater Anglia is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Braintree to Colchester.

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FAQs

What are my Braintree to Colchester travel options?

You can travel from Braintree to Colchester by train.

What is the quickest way from Braintree to Colchester?

The fastest way to travel from Braintree to Colchester is by train with an average journey time of 37 min.

What is the distance from Braintree to Colchester?

Colchester is approximately 15 miles (24 km) away from Braintree.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Braintree to Colchester?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Braintree to Colchester:

  • Trains mostly depart from Braintree and arrive in Colchester.

Who can get me from Braintree to Colchester?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Braintree to Colchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with Greater Anglia for trains to Colchester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Greater Anglia Braintree to Colchester tickets on Omio for £6.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Braintree and Colchester ends?

Your journey from Braintree to Colchester doesn't have to end in Colchester. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Birmingham. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Birmingham to your Braintree to Colchester trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Colchester today!

How early should I buy tickets between Braintree and Colchester online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Braintree to Colchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets cost £6 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Braintree and Colchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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