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Colchester to Harwich by train

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Travelling from Colchester to Harwich by train

Fast trains from Colchester to Harwich take around 24 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 25 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Colchester and Harwich.

1. Are there direct trains from Colchester to Harwich?

Direct trains from Colchester to Harwich have been found.

We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Colchester to Harwich every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.

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

The Colchester to Harwich train travel time is normally about 24 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Harwich is usually scheduled to depart Colchester around 05:52 and the last train is around 22:04. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Colchester around 05:52, and the last at 22:31.

When to book Colchester to Harwich 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 Harwich by train.

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Which train companies operate between Colchester and Harwich?

Abellio Greater Anglia is the train company that operates on the route from Colchester to Harwich.

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

Harwich to Colchester by train

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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.