Brentwood to Colchester by train

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Travelling from Brentwood to Colchester by train

Fast trains from Brentwood to Colchester take around 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 51 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brentwood and Colchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Brentwood to Colchester?

Journeys between Brentwood and Colchester usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 44 departures on the route from Brentwood to Colchester every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 53 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Brentwood to Colchester?

The Brentwood to Colchester train travel time is normally about 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Brentwood to Colchester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Colchester is usually scheduled to depart Brentwood around 06:01 and the last train is around 00:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brentwood around 07:17, and the last at 00:57.

When to book Brentwood to Colchester train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Brentwood to Colchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brentwood and Colchester?

More than one train company operates on the route from Brentwood to Colchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Greater Anglia
  • TfL Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.