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Trains to Colchester

Visiting Colchester

Colchester train station lies to the north of Colchester Town station. It's a 20-minute walk from the town centre or you can catch the number 62 bus from outside the station.

It's a 12-minute walk from the Riverside Walk alongside the River Colne, and Colchester Castle is a mile away.

There are approximately 6 trains an hour to London Liverpool Street. Services to Norwich run every half hour and to Clacton-on-Sea every hour.

Colchester Live Departures & Arrivals

Trains from Colchester

Last updated
Due Destination
On Time
22:23
2 Greater Anglia
Norwich
On Time
22:33
4 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
22:41
1 Greater Anglia
Colchester Town
On Time
22:43
3 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
22:47
2 Greater Anglia
Ipswich
On Time
22:56
5 Greater Anglia
Walton-on-the-Naze
On Time
23:03
3 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
23:16
2 Greater Anglia
Clacton-on-Sea
On Time
23:23
2 Greater Anglia
Norwich
On Time
00:04
2 Greater Anglia
Ipswich
On Time
00:16
1 Greater Anglia
Clacton-on-Sea

Trains to Colchester

Last updated XX_ARRIVALS_LAST_UPDATED_XX
Due Origin
On Time
22:22
2 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
22:31
4 Greater Anglia
Clacton-on-Sea
On Time
22:40
1 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
22:42
3 Greater Anglia
Ipswich
On Time
22:47
2 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
22:52
5 Greater Anglia
Walton-on-the-Naze
On Time
23:02
3 Greater Anglia
Norwich
On Time
23:05
1 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
23:07
4 Greater Anglia
Colchester Town
On Time
23:15
2 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
23:22
2 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
23:38
4 Greater Anglia
Clacton-on-Sea
On Time
23:43
2 Greater Anglia
Peterborough
On Time
23:47
1 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
23:59
4 Greater Anglia
Harwich Town
On Time
00:01
2 Greater Anglia
Sudbury
On Time
00:04
2 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
On Time
00:15
1 Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street
Data sourced from Network Rail, National Rail Enquiries, Transport for London.

Colchester Station Map

Facilities & Services at Colchester

Colchester is a station in Essex operated by Abellio Greater Anglia. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. Thankfully, there are toilets. There's a newsagent. All platforms are step free accessible. There's at least one cashpoint. The station is staffed full time. There is a car park with 1463 spaces available at this station. There are 554 spaces to lock up your bike as well. There is a staffed ticket office and it is open at the following times - Monday - Friday: 04:30 - 23:15, Saturday: 04:30 - 22:30, Sunday: 06:00 - 23:15.

People with reduced mobility are advised to arrive at the London bound ticket halls to access all platforms via the lifts.

Address
Colchester [North] station, Station Approach Road, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1XD
Operator
Abellio Greater Anglia
Staffing Level
Full time
CCTV
Yes
Customer Information Systems
Departure Screens, Announcements, Arrival Screens
Ticket Office
Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 04:30 - 23:15
Saturday: 04:30 - 22:30
Sunday: 06:00 - 23:15
Ticket Machines
Yes
Prepurchase Collection
Yes
Smartcards
Issued
No
Validators
Yes
Customer Services

Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00
Sunday 10:00-20:00
Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00

The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Left Luggage
Lost Property
Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 09:00 - 17:00
First Class Lounge
No
Seated Area
Yes
Waiting Rooms
Yes
Trolleys
No
Refreshment facilities
Yes
Coffee Shop Coffee kiosk Vending machines
Toilets
Yes
The toilets are located on all platforms. The National key toilets are located on Platforms 2 and 4; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Baby changing facilities
Yes
Showers
No
Pay phones
Yes
Cards and Coins
Web Kiosk
No
Postbox
Yes
Tourist Information Office
No
ATM Machine
Yes
Bureau de Change
No
Shops
Yes
News agent Dry cleaner Passport Photo Booth
Helpline

As an alternative to the above number, please use 0345 600 7245 (option 4) if calling from a mobile.

0800 028 28 78
Monday - Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00
Step Free Access
Whole Station

Although step free access exists throughout the station, people with restricted mobility are advised to arrive on the London bound side of the station as the lifts are quicker and easier to operate than the chair lift in the Ipswich / Norwich bound ticket hall.

Customer Help Points
Yes

Help points available in the subway and on platform 1.

Staff Help
Yes
Induction Loop
Yes
Accessible Ticket Machines
Yes
Accessible Booking Office Counter
Yes
Ramp for Train Access
Yes
Accessible Taxis
Unknown

Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

National Key Toilets
Yes
Ticket Gate
Yes

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Impaired Mobility Pick-up Points
No
Wheelchair Loan
Yes
Bicycle Parking
Yes
Storage Location

Situated by the South entrance, and in the main car park by the North entrance.

A secure 134-space cycle compound is also available (key fob required, speak to station staff for availability).

Storage Spaces
554
Storage Sheltered
Yes
Storage CCTV
Yes
Car Park
Station Car Park
Operator
National Car Parks Ltd
customer.service@ncp.co.uk
Opening hours
Monday - Friday: 24 Hours
Saturday: 24 Hours
Sunday: 24 Hours
Number of spaces
1373
Charges
Off-peak: £5.50
Daily: £9.00
Weekly: £36.80
Monthly: £144.00
Annual: £1427.00
Car Park
Premium Bays
Operator
National Car Parks
Phone number
0845 050 7080
Opening hours
Saturday: 24 Hours
Sunday: 24 Hours
Number of spaces
90
Charges
Annual: £1900.00
Location for Rail Replacement Services

Replacement transport stop at the bus stop by main station entrance

Taxi Rank
Yes

Taxi rank at both entrances.

Bus Services
Yes

Colchester & Wivenhoe is a PlusBus location click here to see the PlusBus map

Airport
Yes

Express CoachLink to Stansted Airport runs from outside the ticket office building. Further information: 0845 748 4950 (UK only)

Cycle Hire
Yes

Bike & Go bicycles available for hire. More details: http://www.bikeandgo.co.uk/