Airport transfer service to Colchester and Southend campuses

The University will provide a transfer service for students travelling from London Heathrow airport and London Gatwick airport to our Colchester and Southend campuses for the start of the academic year.

The coach service will run Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 October 2022, departing every two hours between 7am and 7pm.

Transfer prices are £66 and are payable at the time of booking. Please have the following details ready:

  • Your flight number and arrival time
  • Name of your accommodation
  • Contact details

Book your transfer

National Express transfers

For those arriving at a different airport, or on a different date, you might be able book onto the National Express coach service to take you to our Colchester Campus.

From the drop off on Colchester High Street take a First Bus, number 74B, 87, S1 or S10 to the University. You may need to walk to Stanwell Street or Osborne Street. Plan your journey.

Alternatively take a taxi from the taxi rank in the middle of Colchester High Street to campus (3.5 miles, 10 minutes).

Arriving by taxi

If you wish to make your own way to campus you can book a taxi from the following airports:

Student Services Hub
Need help?

If you need any further help and advice, please contact or visit the Student Services Hub who will be happy to assist you.