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Mersea island

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Mersea island

Just wondering we are thinking about visiting by train from London Liverpool st station and I’ve noticed you get the train to Colchester then it’s a bus ride or taxi , what’s best in your opinion and how much roughly would a taxi be please

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1. Re: Mersea island

Just did a dummy run for a taxi on google and it was around £18

https://colchester-taxis.com/en/book-taxi-cab-online/search=1

Bus

https://www.rome2rio.com/map/Colchester/Mersea-Island

First bus are the main operators

https://www.firstgroup.com/essex/plan-journey/timetables/?operator=8&service=west+mersea&page=1&redirect=no

Ipswich, United...
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2. Re: Mersea island

Where exactly on Mersea Island? West Mersea?

I'd take the train to Colchester Town station (change trains at Colchester) then number 67 bus.

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