Carlisle to Colchester Train

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Carlisle To Colchester Train Journey Information

  • Train fares from
  • Trains per day
    Around 31
  • Changes
    6 Changes
  • Average journey time
    6h 34m
  • Fastest route
    5h 44m
  • Train operators
    Avanti West Coast, Southeastern, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper

Carlisle To Colchester Train Times

Sun 14 Aug, at 1:44
  1. 01:44
    1 Change
    7h 28m
  2. 08:44
    2 Changes
    6h 51m
  3. 10:51
    1 Change
    5h 20m
  4. 11:53
    1 Change
    5h 18m
  5. 12:46
    1 Change
    5h 25m

    Carlisle To Colchester Train FAQs

  • How long does it take to travel from Carlisle to Colchester by train?
    It takes around 6 hours 34 minutes by train from Carlisle to Colchester. Bear in mind that the journey time may be a little longer on weekends and holidays.
    Average journey time
    6h 34m
  • How much does the train from Carlisle to Colchester cost?
    Train tickets from Carlisle to Colchester cost as little as £33.40 if you book in advance, and the train fares are often higher when purchased on the day. Ticket prices also vary depending on the time of day, route, and class you book.
    Train fares from
  • What is the fastest journey from Carlisle to Colchester by train?
    The fastest train will get you from Carlisle to Colchester in 5 hours 44 minutes. The slowest service is the late-evening departure which takes nearly 010 minutes travelling at a slower pace throughout the journey.
    Fastest route
    5h 44m
  • What time does the last train from Carlisle to Colchester leave?
    The last train from Carlisle to Colchester departs at 17:51. Don’t miss it!
    Last train
  • When can I catch the first train from Carlisle to Colchester?
    The first train leaves Carlisle at 01:45. Book in advance to save yourself some time in the morning.
    First train
  • How many trains a day are there from Carlisle to Colchester?
    On an average weekday, around 31 trains travel from Carlisle to Colchester. The first train departs Carlisle some time after 01:45 with departures continuing at intervals, until 17:51.
    Trains per day
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