We have excellent train and bus links into the town centre but if you're coming by car we have some great parking offers available to help you make the most of your time and your money. Just remember Colchester Borough Council has special Christmas parking deals running on Wednesdays from the 2nd December 2015 to the 23rd December 2015 at all the surface car parks: Vineyard Street, Britannia, Priory Street, Butt Road, Napier Road and Sheepen Road. Money-saving offers available at other times too, including parking on Sundays for 50p all day at selected sites. Click on the box below for all the town’s great value parking offers, details on how to access the deal at the pay points and for terms and conditions.
Visiting Colchester by Car
NCP and Colchester Borough Council operate a number of great value car parks within the Town Centre. Click here to view car parking information.
Car Park Maps & Special Offer & Car Parking info'
Visiting Colchester by train
Frequent InterCity services between Colchester and London Liverpool Street (50 minutes) and Norwich (1 hour). There are also frequent services to Colchester (and London) from Harwich International Port, Clacton and Sudbury. More information can be found by clicking here
Visiting Colchester by Taxi
The main Taxi Rank is on High Street and a smaller one on Head street, there is also a Taxi Rank at North Station. More information can be found by clicking here
Visiting Colchester by Bus
There are a number of bus stops located within the Town Centre. Please click here to view the bus stops on a map.
For bus timetables and related travel information please click here.
Visiting Colchester on a Bicycle
There are some cycle racks located across Colchester town centre and can be downloaded here or viewed below
We are busy updating for 2017 however this site currently contains some info' on Christmas 2016 if you would like to advertise for Christmas 2017 get in touch. 2017 Christmas details are being updated now
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