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Travelling from Colchester to Shenfield by train

Fast trains from Colchester to Shenfield take around 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 49 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Colchester and Shenfield.

Are there direct trains from Colchester to Shenfield?

Direct trains from Colchester to Shenfield have been found.

We usually find around 40 direct trains on the route from Colchester to Shenfield every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Colchester to Shenfield?

The Colchester to Shenfield train travel time is normally about 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Colchester to Shenfield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Shenfield is usually scheduled to depart Colchester around 04:43 and the last train is around 21:33. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Colchester around 06:07, and the last at 00:40.

When to book Colchester to Shenfield train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Colchester to Shenfield by train.

Which train companies operate between Colchester and Shenfield?

More than one train company operates on the route from Colchester to Shenfield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Greater Anglia

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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