Travel to Colchester from London airports

 

 

By Taxi

We can arrange for a taxi to meet you at the airport, which will transfer you directly to your homestay provider. We will need the date, your time of arrival, flight number and arrival airport. Our transfer prices range from £95- £155 depending on which airport you arrive at. Students sharing a taxi share the cost of the transfer.

 

From London Heathrow

By Train

  • Average cost: £57 for one adult.
  • Average journey time: 2 hours 22 minutes
  • Route:
    • Take the train from Heathrow Airport to Paddington Station, London
    • From Paddington Stationtake the London Underground (Circle Line or Hammersmith and City Line) to London Liverpool Street Station.
    • From London Liverpool Street take the train to Colchester Station

By Bus

  • Average Cost: £30 for one adult.
  • Average journey time: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Route:
    • National Express coaches to Colchester are available every 2 hours

 

From London Gatwick

By Train

  • Average cost£44 for one adult
  • Average journey time: 2 hours 40 minutes
  • Route:
    • Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria Station
    • From London Victoria Station take the London Underground (Circle Line) to London Liverpool Street Station.
    • From London Liverpool Street take the train to Colchester Station

By Bus

  • Average Cost: £22 for one adult
  • Average journey time: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Route:
    • Take the coach to Victoria Coach Station in London (there are coaches every 30mins)
    • At Victoria Coach Station take the coach to Colchester

From London Stansted

By Train

  • Average cost: £40.50 for one adult
  • Average journey time: 2 hours 10 minutes
  • Route:
    • Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street Station
    • From London Liverpool Street take the train to Colchester Station

By Bus

  • Average cost: £12.40 for one adult
  • Average journey time: 0 hours 55 minutes
  • Route:
    • National Express coaches to Colchester are available every 2 hours

 

From London Luton

By Train

  • Average cost: £45.50 for one adult
  • Average journey time: 3 hours
  • Route:
    • Take the train from Luton Airport to St. Pancras Station
    • From St. Pancras Station take the London Underground (Circle Line or Metropolitan Line or Hammersmith and City Line) to London Liverpool Street Station.
    • From London Liverpool Street take the train to Colchester Station

By Bus

  • Average cost: £29.30 for one adult
  • Average journey time: 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Route:
    • Take the National Express service to Stansted Airport
    • From Stansted Airport take the National Express service to Colchester.

 

From St. Pancras International Station, London

By Train

  • Cost: £14.50 – £31.10
  • Average journey time: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Route:
    • From St. Pancras Station take the London Underground (Circle Line or Metropolitan Line or Hammersmith and City Line) to London Liverpool Street Station.
    • From London Liverpool Street take the train to Colchester Station

 

Useful Links

 

Local taxi numbers:

01206 525525 – Panther Cabs
01206 888888 – All the 8’s
01206 521521 – Roman Cars

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