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Colchester to Brentwood by train

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Travelling from Colchester to Brentwood by train

Fast trains from Colchester to Brentwood take around 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 51 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Colchester and Brentwood.

1. Are there direct trains from Colchester to Brentwood?

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

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Colchester to Brentwood 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 38 departures.

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

The Colchester to Brentwood train travel time is normally about 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Brentwood is usually scheduled to depart Colchester around 05:47 and the last train is around 23:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Colchester around 04:43, and the last at 23:30.

When to book Colchester to Brentwood 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 Colchester to Brentwood by train.

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Which train companies operate between Colchester and Brentwood?

More than one train company operates on the route from Colchester to Brentwood, 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.