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London to Colchester, ESS bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$14.52
Shortest Duration2h 55m
Trips per day1
bus carriers1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from London to Colchester, ESS cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from London to Colchester were $14.52.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from London to Colchester is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from London to Colchester, ESS?

The distance between London and Colchester is approximately 51.28 miles, or 82.51 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 2 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 55 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from London to Colchester?

The busiest time of the week for travel from London to Colchester, ESS by bus is usually on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from London to Colchester?

On average there is one bus schedules per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from London to Colchester, ESS, with an average of 1 trip per day and one monthly trip. One bus carrier currently travels from London to Colchester. Of the 1 trip there is one direct trip available per day.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from London to Colchester, ESS start at $13.09.

1 carriers offer London to Colchester, ESS bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from London to Colchester from $14.52. Typically there is one National Express schedule per day from London to Colchester and you can expect on average to pay $14.52 for a National Express ticket to Colchester. In London, National Express departs to Colchester from Victoria Coach Station, In Colchester, National Express arrives at Thorrington,

An average trip on National Express from London to Colchester takes 2 hours and 56 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Colchester in 2 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $14.52 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Colchester.

Avg. Time
2h 56m
Avg. Price
Buses to Colchester depart from one main station in London:
  • Victoria Coach Station
Buses from London arrive in Colchester at one main station:
  • Thorrington

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