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Huddersfield to Colchester by train

The journey from Huddersfield to Colchester by train is 165.74 mi and takes 4 hr 15 min. There are 51 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:09 AM and the last at 10:57 PM. It is possible to travel from Huddersfield to Colchester by train for as little as $28.76 or as much as $309.65. The best price for this journey is $28.76.

Lowest Price$28.76
Journey Duration4 hr 15 min
Connection per Day51
Lowest Price$28.76
Highest Price$309.65
First Departure1:09 AM
Last Departure10:57 PM
Distance165.74 mi
DepartureHuddersfield
ArrivalColchester
CarriersTransPennine Express, Greater AngliaMore
Cheap train tickets from Huddersfield to Colchester
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Huddersfield to Colchester.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Huddersfield to Colchester, 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 Huddersfield to Colchester.

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 Huddersfield to Colchester

The cheapest Huddersfield - Colchester train tickets can be found for as low as $35.40 if you’re lucky, or $37.73 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $42.74.

Find the best day to travel to Colchester by train

When travelling to Colchester 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.

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom that operates intercity services on the "East Coast Main Line" between London, Yorkshire, the North East and Scotland. It was formed in 2018 as a result of the UK government's decision to terminate the franchise of Virgin Trains East Coast. LNER is owned by the Department for Transport and managed by the operator of the East Coast Partnership, a joint venture between infrastructure company Network Rail and train operator FirstGroup. LNER operates a fleet of electric and diesel trains, including the Azuma, which is the fastest train in the UK.

Northern is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the north of England. Northern is owned by Northern Trains Ltd, a division of "DOHL," the public sector holding company for the Department of Transportation. It is owned by Arriva UK Trains and operates over 2,500 services every weekday, serving cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, and Newcastle.

TransPennine Express is a train operating company in the United Kingdom that provides intercity train services across the North of England and Scotland. The company operates services between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Newcastle, Edinburgh, and Glasgow. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket options, including advance purchase tickets, out-of-season tickets, and flexible tickets. The company also provides onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and refreshments.

Services on board Greater Anglia, Northern Rail and Avanti West Coast from Huddersfield to Colchester
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Huddersfield to Colchester CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
18.67kg
Bus
20kg
Flight
53.35kg
Car
42.68kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Huddersfield to Colchester by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Huddersfield and Colchester are 18.67kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Huddersfield and Colchester? By taking the train between Huddersfield and Colchester you will save 34.68kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.33kg compared to a bus and 24.01kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Huddersfield to Colchester?
A train ticket from Huddersfield to Colchester is $145.79. 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 $28.76.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Huddersfield to Colchester?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Huddersfield to Colchester is $28.76. 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 Huddersfield and Colchester by train?
Huddersfield to Colchester is 165.74 mi.
How long does the train between Huddersfield and Colchester take?
Huddersfield to Colchester is on average 4 hr 15 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 14 min.
Which companies operate from Huddersfield to Colchester?
The train journey from Huddersfield to Colchester is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TransPennine Express, Greater Anglia, Northern Rail, Avanti West Coast, London North Eastern Railway and National Rail.
How many train connections per day go from Huddersfield to Colchester?
Huddersfield to Colchester has 51 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Huddersfield to Colchester leave?
The earliest train from Huddersfield to Colchester departs at 1:09 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 Huddersfield to Colchester depart?
The latest train from Huddersfield to Colchester departs at 10:57 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 Huddersfield to Colchester 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 $28.76 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.
How many direct connections depart from Huddersfield to Colchester?
There are on average 13 direct connection(s) from Huddersfield to go to Colchester.
What's the fastest journey time between Huddersfield to Colchester by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Huddersfield and Colchester is 0 hr 14 min.
Is there a direct train from Huddersfield to Colchester?
Yes, there is a direct train between Huddersfield and Colchester.
What are the CO2 emissions for Huddersfield to Colchester by train?
The train journey from Huddersfield to Colchester creates 18.67kg of CO2 emissions.

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