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Facts about coaches from London to Colchester

Compare all providers like National Express that travel 21 times every day by bus from London to Colchester in one click! Book your bus ticket from London to Colchester starting from £9!

Cheapest Bus £9
Fastest Bus 1h 50m
Earliest Coach 07:30
Latest Coach 23:20
Daily Bus Connections 21 Ø
Distance 82.7 km
Coach Companies National Express

Cheapest coach connections from London to Colchester

Every day, 21 buses from 1 coach companies leave London for Colchester: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 04/03/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 04/03
£18
Tuesday 05/03
£13
Wednesday 06/03
£9
Thursday 07/03
£9
Friday 08/03
£11
Saturday 09/03
£11
Sunday 10/03
£11
Monday 11/03
£9
Tuesday 12/03
£9
Wednesday 13/03
£9
Thursday 14/03
£9
Friday 15/03
£9
Saturday 16/03
£9
Sunday 17/03
£9
Monday 18/03
£9
Tuesday 19/03
£7
Wednesday 20/03
£9
Thursday 21/03
£7
Friday 22/03
£18
Saturday 23/03
£9
Sunday 24/03
£9
Monday 25/03
£9
Tuesday 26/03
£9
Wednesday 27/03
£9
Thursday 28/03
£9
Friday 29/03
£11
Saturday 30/03
£11
Sunday 31/03

The cheapest time to travel from London to Colchester

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from London to Colchester, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £9, Sunday is the cheapest day for a coach from London to Colchester. Friday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £11.
Afternoon is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from London to Colchester, with £9. Morning is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £14.

How to save money travelling from London to Colchester

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from London to Colchester in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the bus from London to Colchester, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later coaches from London to Colchester are also emptier.

Compare all timetables for the bus from London to Colchester

Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from London to Colchester from various bus operators like National Express for the next days.
  • National Express
    3h 5m
    13:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    16:05
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £9
  • National Express
    3h 25m
    13:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    16:25
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £11
  • National Express
    3h 5m
    13:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    16:05
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £13
  • National Express
    2h 38m
    08:12
    London
    Mile End
    10:50
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £14
  • National Express
    3h 50m
    07:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    10:50
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £18
  • National Express
    2h 33m
    08:12
    London
    Mile End
    10:45
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £19
  • National Express
    3h 35m
    18:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    22:05
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £20
  • National Express
    3h 45m
    07:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    10:45
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £21
  • National Express
    3h 25m
    07:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    10:55
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £23
  • National Express
    3h 45m
    07:00
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    10:45
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £25
  • National Express
    2h 43m
    08:12
    London
    Mile End
    10:55
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £26
  • National Express
    2h 38m
    22:32
    London
    Mile End
    01:10
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £27
  • National Express
    3h 25m
    07:30
    London
    Victoria Coach Station
    10:55
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £30
  • National Express
    2h 43m
    08:12
    London
    Mile End
    10:55
    Colchester
    Bus Stop
    National Express
    Economy
    from £33

Frequency of bus connections between London and Colchester

See here how frequent the connections between London and Colchester are, during different times and days of the week.
Saturday is the busiest day, with more than 33 daily coaches from London to Colchester. Monday has instead the fewest connections, with only 18 daily coaches between London and Colchester.
The busiest time of the day is the Afternoon, with 72 coaches from London to Colchester, while Morning sees the fewest connections between London and Colchester, with 36 offers.

Beloved bus companies from London to Colchester

These are the most booked bus companies between London to Colchester from our users.

All bus stations and stops in London and Colchester

The map below shows you where to find all the bus stations in London and Colchester.

Service and Comfort on the bus from London to Colchester

Want to know which seat classes are available on the coaches from London to Colchester? Or which bus companies serve the route London to Colchester? Below you will find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the London to Colchester bus

How much does a London - Colchester coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the London - Colchester bus trip is available from £9 and takes 2h 45m. Compare offers and save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from London to Colchester?

The connection London to Colchester is offered by 1 companies with ticket prices ranging from £9 to £33. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as soon as possible to ensure you will get the cheapest ticket price.

How many connections are available for the London - Colchester route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from London to Colchester is offered by roughly 21 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Colchester from London take?

The quickest coach from London to Colchester is provided by National Express and takes 1h 50m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £13. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from London to Colchester?

The earliest bus to Colchester departs from London at 07:30. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from London to Colchester?

The latest bus to Colchester departs from London at 23:20. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies serve the London - Colchester route?

Passengers looking to travel from London to Colchester can travel with National Express. Compare all available bus tickets with our search to book the trip that works best for you.

Is there a direct bus between London and Colchester?

You can check all the direct connections between London and Colchester by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: National Express.

What can I take with me on the bus to Colchester from London?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you are allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the bus for the London Colchester bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a coach that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the London Colchester bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make travelling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from London to Colchester on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route London to Colchester

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

More bus routes from London and Colchester

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from London and from Colchester. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you will find all the details about your bus route!

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