Colchester railway station is a very large regional interchange station on the Shenfield - Ipswich Line in Myland, Essex. It is managed by Greater Anglia.
Colchester [North] station
Station Approach Road
Greater Anglia Smartcards can be obtained from www.greateranglia.co.uk/smart
Coffee Shop Coffee kiosk Vending machines
The toilets are located on all platforms. The National key toilets are located on Platforms 2 and 4; these toilets are operated by a radar key.
Cards and Coins
News agent Dry cleaner Passport Photo Booth
Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00
The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).
Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
0800 028 28 78
As an alternative to the above number, please use 0345 600 7245 (option 4) if calling from a mobile.
Help points available in the subway and on platform 1.
Although step free access exists throughout the station, people with restricted mobility are advised to arrive on the London bound side of the station as the lifts are quicker and easier to operate than the chair lift in the Ipswich / Norwich bound ticket hall.
Location: Situated by the South entrance, and in the main car park by the North entrance. A secure 134-space cycle compound is also available (key fob required, speak to station staff for availability).
Storage Types Available: Compound
Storage Type 1: Stands
Storage Type 2: Wheel Racks
Taxi rank at both entrances.
Colchester & Wivenhoe is a PlusBus location click here to see the PlusBus map
Express CoachLink to Stansted Airport runs from outside the ticket office building. Further information: 0845 748 4950 (UK only)
Replacement transport stop at the bus stop by main station entrance
Bike & Go bicycles available for hire. More details:
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