Cambridge to Colchester bus

Cambridge - Colchester bus information

Cambridge Colchester bus map

Bus Time 2h55m
Origin Cambridge, England
Destination Colchester, England
Distance 40 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £17.00
Bus operators: National Express

Which bus operators should I use?

Many companies offers coach services in the UK & Europe but the Cambridge to Colchester route is only served by the company National Express.

What is the price of a bus ticket for this journey?

We found coaches from €17.00 to travel in the next month. The price of the bus from Cambridge to Colchester can more or less vary depending for example of how long in advance you purchase it but you will notice that often, coach travel tends to be the least expensive transportation mode.

How long is the coach?

Even if travelling by coach is often cheaper, it is not faster. In fact, the average journey duration to travel by coach between Cambridge and Colchester is 2h55m covering a distance of about 40 miles.

Best prices for bus tickets Cambridge - Colchester

from £17.00 MORE 3h18m

Prices calendar to travel between Cambridge and Colchester

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Cambridge to Colchester by coach, train, carsharing and flights.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bus times Cambridge - Colchester

Leaving today? Here are the next bus services to Colchester

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
18:30
Colchester east hill/high street
21:50
3h20m National Express
Tomorrow
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
07:25
Colchester east hill/high street
09:50
2h25m National Express
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
10:30
Colchester east hill/high street
14:25
3h55m National Express
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
16:10
Colchester east hill/high street
20:05
3h55m National Express
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
18:30
Colchester east hill/high street
21:50
3h20m National Express
Saturday 26 September
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
07:45
Colchester east hill/high street
09:50
2h05m National Express
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
10:30
Colchester east hill/high street
14:25
3h55m National Express
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
16:20
Colchester east hill/high street
19:45
3h25m National Express
Cambridge parkside (city centre)
18:30
Colchester east hill/high street
21:50
3h20m National Express

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

According to our data, 4 services are running today and 4 tomorrow. The first bus Cambridge to Colchester is at 07:25. The last bus departs at 18:30. Bus operators can adjust the schedules depending on the day of the week and if you're travelling during school holidays, bank holidays or for a specific event.

Best time to book a Cambridge - Colchester bus

Coach fare depending on when you get your ticket

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£8

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£18

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£21

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£20

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£19

Same day

Days before Departure

The price of a ticket for a coach from Cambridge to Colchester is cheaper the more you book in advance. The graph above helps you see the evolution of the price depending how much time in advance you book your coach. It is based on the best fares found in the past 6 months.

With fares available from £8, we suggest you to purchase your seat 15 days in advance. It will cost you on average 63% less than if you book 3 days in advance which should cost you around £21. By booking beforehand, you will also make sure that tickets remain available for your trip.

Best prices for your coach from Cambridge to Colchester

Gopili compares prices to help you find cheap bus tickets from Cambridge to Colchester for the coming days. You can also have a look at the prices for the Colchester Cambridge bus to make sure you get a seat for your return journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Cambridge
parkside (city centre)
Colchester
east hill/high street
£17.00 27/09/2020 16:20 National Express 24 days ago
Cambridge
parkside (city centre)
Colchester
east hill/high street
£18.00 28/09/2020 16:10 National Express 23 days ago
Cambridge
parkside (city centre)
Colchester
east hill/high street
£19.00 26/09/2020 16:20 National Express 25 days ago
Cambridge
parkside (city centre)
Colchester
east hill/high street
£19.00 24/09/2020 18:30 National Express 27 days ago
Cambridge
parkside (city centre)
Colchester
east hill/high street
£20.00 25/09/2020 16:10 National Express 26 days ago
Cambridge
parkside (city centre)
Colchester
east hill/high street
£22.00 28/09/2020 07:25 National Express 23 days ago
Cambridge
parkside (city centre)
Colchester
east hill/high street
£22.00 28/09/2020 18:30 National Express 23 days ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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