Colchester to Chelmsford by train
Travelling from Colchester to Chelmsford by train
Fast trains from Colchester to Chelmsford take around 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 34 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Colchester and Chelmsford.
1. Are there direct trains from Colchester to Chelmsford?
Direct trains from Colchester to Chelmsford have been found.
We usually find around 57 direct trains on the route from Colchester to Chelmsford every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 59 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Colchester to Chelmsford?
The Colchester to Chelmsford train travel time is normally about 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Colchester to Chelmsford train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Chelmsford 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 04:43, and the last at 23:03.
What's the Colchester to Chelmsford train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Colchester to Chelmsford are $13.73, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $13, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Colchester to Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford by train.
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Which train companies operate between Colchester and Chelmsford?
More than one train company operates on the route from Colchester to Chelmsford, 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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