Colchester Sixth Form College
Getting to and from Colchester Sixth Form College
These routes and maps are suggestions of how you could stop taking the car and swap to cycling, walking, or scooting to school. They don’t show every possible route and you could have fun finding a way that works for you. If you know a safe way that gets you there even quicker, that’s great! Take that route instead.
Heavy traffic zone
Heavy traffic at drop off and pick up times is usual. We recommend avoiding roads within roughly 1000 metres of Colchester Sixth Form College. This includes Crouch Street and Southway and the smaller roads attached to them.
From the North - cycling or walking
North Station Road (0.6km approx.)
Drop off near the Post Office on North Station Road. Follow North Hill to reach Colchester Sixth Form College.
From the East - cycling or walking
High Street (0.4km approx.)
Drop off on High Street. Turn right onto North Hill to reach Colchester Sixth Form College.
From the South - cycling or walking
Lexden Road (1.6km approx.)
Drop off where Lexden Road meets Vint Crescent. Follow the road onto Southway and turn left onto Crouch Street. Turn left onto Head Street and follow onto North Hill to reach Colchester Sixth Form College.
St Johns Street (1.5km approx.)
Drop off on St Johns Street near the Colchester Bus Station. Turn right onto Head Street and continue onto North Hill to reach Colchester Sixth Form College.
Park & Ride
Park & Ride at Colchester could help you on your journey.
The college is a very short walk from many bus stops for buses coming into Colchester. North Hill and the High Street are right on its doorstep. Colchester bus station is less than 1.6 km’s walk through the centre of town, which is mostly pedestrianised.
The college is under 1.6km’s walk from the mainline Colchester station. This provides quick access via the main East Anglian line to places like Manningtree, Witham, Marks Tey and Kelvedon. Greater Anglia offer discounts on train travel for students at some schools.