Bury St Edmunds to Colchester by train

  • First train
    18:55
  • Last train
    22:52
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    49m
  • Distance
    43 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    2
  • Avg. journey time
    51m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bury St Edmunds to Colchester by train

Fast trains from Bury St Edmunds to Colchester take around 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 43 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bury St Edmunds and Colchester.

1. Are there direct trains from Bury St Edmunds to Colchester?

Direct trains from Bury St Edmunds to Colchester have been found.

We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Bury St Edmunds to Colchester every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 2 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bury St Edmunds to Colchester?

The Bury St Edmunds to Colchester train travel time is normally about 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bury St Edmunds to Colchester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the only direct train to Colchester is usually scheduled to depart Bury St Edmunds around 18:58. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bury St Edmunds around 18:55, and the last at 22:52.

When to book Bury St Edmunds 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 Bury St Edmunds to Colchester by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bury St Edmunds and Colchester?

Abellio Greater Anglia is the train company that operates on the route from Bury St Edmunds to Colchester.

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.