Darlington to Colchester Train

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Darlington To Colchester Train Journey Information

  • Train fares from
  • Trains per day
    Around 77
  • Changes
    3 Changes
  • Average journey time
    4h 32m
  • Fastest route
    3h 48m
  • Train operators
    Greater Anglia, LNER

Darlington To Colchester Train Times

Tue 16 Aug, at 5:17
  1. 05:17
    1 Change
    4h 30m
  2. 05:17
    2 Changes
    4h 46m
  3. 05:58
    1 Change
    4h 23m
  4. 06:31
    1 Change
    4h 15m
  5. 06:31
    3 Changes
    4h 57m

    Darlington To Colchester Train FAQs

  • How long does it take to travel from Darlington to Colchester by train?
    It takes around 4 hours 32 minutes by train from Darlington to Colchester. Bear in mind that the journey time may be a little longer on weekends and holidays.
    Average journey time
    4h 32m
  • How much does the train from Darlington to Colchester cost?
    Train tickets from Darlington to Colchester cost as little as £19.90 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 Darlington to Colchester by train?
    The fastest train will get you from Darlington to Colchester in 3 hours 48 minutes. The slowest service is the late-evening departure which takes nearly 09 minutes travelling at a slower pace throughout the journey.
    Fastest route
    3h 48m
  • What time does the last train from Darlington to Colchester leave?
    The last train from Darlington to Colchester departs at 19:32. Don’t miss it!
    Last train
  • When can I catch the first train from Darlington to Colchester?
    The first train leaves Darlington at 05:17. Book in advance to save yourself some time in the morning.
    First train
  • How many trains a day are there from Darlington to Colchester?
    On an average weekday, around 77 trains travel from Darlington to Colchester. The first train departs Darlington some time after 05:17 with departures continuing at intervals, until 19:32.
    Trains per day
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