Train Colchester - Dundee prices from $105.39

05/20/2024
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Colchester to Dundee by train

The journey from Colchester to Dundee by train is 353.45 mi and takes 8 hr 33 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:40 AM and the last at 4:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Colchester to Dundee by train for as little as $105.39 or as much as $251.26. The best price for this journey is $105.39.

Lowest Price$105.39
Journey Duration8 hr 33 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$105.39
Highest Price$251.26
First Departure5:40 AM
Last Departure4:30 PM
Distance353.45 mi
DepartureColchester
ArrivalDundee
CarriersGreater Anglia, ScotRailMore
Cheap train tickets from Colchester to Dundee
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Colchester to Dundee.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Colchester to Dundee, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Colchester to Dundee.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Colchester to Dundee

The cheapest Colchester - Dundee train tickets can be found for as low as $34.27 if you’re lucky, or $49.89 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $79.49.

Find the best day to travel to Dundee by train

When travelling to Dundee by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Greater Anglia, which is operated by the Transport UK Group, provides passenger rail services in the East of England. It operates services on the Great Eastern Main Line from London Liverpool Street to destinations such as Norwich, Ipswich, and Colchester, as well as on the West Anglia Main Line from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and Stansted Airport. Greater Anglia also operates regional services in Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, and Cambridgeshire. The Department for Transport has awarded the operating contract for services until 2025 to Abellio East Anglia Limited.

ScotRail is a train operating company that provides passenger rail services throughout Scotland. It is a subsidiary of Abellio, a Dutch state-owned transportation company. ScotRail provides a connection between Glasgow and Edinburgh, allowing travelers to easily explore the scenic Scottish East Coast and Highlands. Additionally, a range of destinations including Aberdeen, Inverness, and Stirling can be discovered through ScotRail's services.

Services on board Greater Anglia, ScotRail and Lumo from Colchester to Dundee
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Colchester to Dundee CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
39.82kg
Bus
42.66kg
Flight
113.76kg
Car
91.01kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Colchester to Dundee by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Colchester and Dundee are 39.82kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Colchester and Dundee? By taking the train between Colchester and Dundee you will save 73.94kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.84kg compared to a bus and 51.19kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Colchester to Dundee?
A train ticket from Colchester to Dundee is $199.96. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $105.39.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Colchester to Dundee?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Colchester to Dundee is $105.39. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Colchester and Dundee by train?
Colchester to Dundee is 353.45 mi.
How long does the train between Colchester and Dundee take?
Colchester to Dundee is on average 8 hr 33 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 14 min.
Which companies operate from Colchester to Dundee?
The train journey from Colchester to Dundee is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Greater Anglia, ScotRail, Lumo and London North Eastern Railway.
How many train connections per day go from Colchester to Dundee?
Colchester to Dundee has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Colchester to Dundee leave?
The earliest train from Colchester to Dundee departs at 5:40 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Colchester to Dundee depart?
The latest train from Colchester to Dundee departs at 4:30 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Colchester to Dundee in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $105.39 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Colchester to Dundee by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Colchester and Dundee is 7 hr 14 min.
Is there a direct train from Colchester to Dundee?
Yes, there is a direct train between Colchester and Dundee.
What are the CO2 emissions for Colchester to Dundee by train?
The train journey from Colchester to Dundee creates 39.82kg of CO2 emissions.

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