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Basildon to Colchester

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  1. on time
    Basildon
    Platform 2
    20:53
    Basildon
    Platform 2
    21:11
    Southend Central
    Platform 2
    21:11
    Southend Central
    21:30
    Southend Victoria
    21:30
    Southend Victoria
    Platform 4
    22:05
    Shenfield
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:11
    Shenfield
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:22
    Chelmsford
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:29
    Chelmsford
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:47
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Basildon
    Platform 2
    21:24
    Basildon
    Platform 2
    21:42
    Southend Central
    Platform 2
    21:42
    Southend Central
    22:00
    Southend Victoria
    22:00
    Southend Victoria
    Platform 1
    22:35
    Shenfield
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:41
    Shenfield
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:15
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Basildon
    Platform 2
    21:53
    Basildon
    Platform 2
    22:11
    Southend Central
    Platform 2
    22:11
    Southend Central
    22:30
    Southend Victoria
    22:30
    Southend Victoria
    Platform 2
    23:05
    Shenfield
    Platform 1 estimated
    23:33
    Shenfield
    Platform 3 estimated
    00:10
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  4. on time
    Basildon
    Platform 2
    22:24
    Basildon
    Platform 2
    22:42
    Southend Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:42
    Southend Central
    23:00
    Southend Victoria
    23:00
    Southend Victoria
    Platform 3
    23:35
    Shenfield
    Platform 1 estimated
    00:04
    Shenfield
    Platform 3 estimated
    00:52
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  5. Basildon
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:11
    Basildon
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:30
    Southend Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:30
    Southend Central
    07:49
    Southend Victoria
    07:49
    Southend Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    08:23
    Shenfield
    Platform 1 estimated
    08:27
    Shenfield
    Platform 3 estimated
    08:59
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  6. Basildon
    Platform 2 estimated
    07:41
    Basildon
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:00
    Southend Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:00
    Southend Central
    08:19
    Southend Victoria
    08:19
    Southend Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    08:53
    Shenfield
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:02
    Shenfield
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:37
    Colchester
    Platform 1 estimated
    Colchester
    Platform 1 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  7. Basildon
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:02
    Basildon
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:21
    Southend Central
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:21
    Southend Central
    08:49
    Southend Victoria
    08:49
    Southend Victoria
    Platform 3 estimated
    09:23
    Shenfield
    Platform 1 estimated
    09:32
    Shenfield
    Platform 3 estimated
    10:13
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    Colchester
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Basildon to Colchester

  • Train Fares from: £24.80
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 2 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Basildon to Colchester by train?

    The average journey time between Basildon and Colchester is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 32 trains per day travelling from Basildon to Colchester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Basildon to Colchester?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Basildon to Colchester without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Basildon to Colchester.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Basildon and Colchester?

    The distance between Basildon and Colchester is 30 miles.

    Distance: 30 miles
  • What time is the first train from Basildon to Colchester?

    The first train from Basildon to Colchester departs at .

    What time is the last train from Basildon to Colchester?

    The last train from Basildon to Colchester departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
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    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

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