Sainsbury's - Colchester, Layer Road

1 Layer RoadColchesterCO2 7HN UK
Today: 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

Opening Times Sainsbury's - Colchester, Layer Road


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On 8th May 2020 all Sainsbury's stores are operating under normal Friday hours! All Covid 19 exceptions mentioned below apply.

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Important information - updated May 2020

Sainsbury’s stores are now open as usual Monday - Sunday. Please note that between 8am and 9am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, stores will be dedicated to elderly and disabled customers.

Between 7.30am and 8am Monday - Saturday, stores will be open to NHS and Social Care workers upon showing a valid ID.

Sainsbury's - Colchester, Layer Road - Opening Hours & Store Details

Sainsbury's Local sits at 1 Layer Road, approximately a 1.14 mile distance south of the centre of Colchester (near Drury Arms). The store is an added feature to the areas of Hythe, Colchester Town Centre, New Town, Love Hill, Monkwick, Arena Place, Lexden and Saint George's. Today (on Sunday) it's open from 7:00 am until 11:00 pm. This page will provide you with all the information you need on Sainsbury's Colchester, Layer Road, including the working hours, local navigation, customer experience and more beneficial info.

Sainsbury's Local occupies an ideal position near the crossroads of Drury Road, Butt Road and Layer Road, in Colchester, Essex.

By car

Ideally situated a 1 minute drive from Cambrai Road, Rainsborowe Road Roundabout, St Helena Road or Messines Road; a 3 minute drive from Lexden Road, Southway Roundabout or Balkerne Hill; and a 11 minute drive time from A12 and Magdalen Street.

If you're traveling using route planners, then the postcode CO2 7HN will bring you to this store.

By bus

You can get a ride by bus to Drury Arms, Hamilton Road, Cambridge Road or Ireton Road.

By train

Trains arrive and depart from Colchester Town Station (5470 ft), Colchester Station (1.52 mi) and Hythe Station (1.91 mi away). Regular service by the line: East Anglia.

On foot

In the nearby area you might visit West End Sports Ground, Shrub End Sports Ground, Christ Church Colchester, Essex County Hospital, Colchester Royal Grammar School and Colchester County High School For Girls.

Today, Sainsbury's operates 4 supermarkets in Colchester, Essex.

Check the complete directory of Sainsbury's branches near Colchester.

Over UK legal holidays, opening times for Sainsbury's in Colchester, Layer Road may differ from standard times displayed above. For the year 2020 it involves Xmas, New Year's Day, Easter Monday or Summer Bank Holiday. For detailed information about the holiday operating hours for Sainsbury's Colchester, Layer Road, visit the official homepage or call the direct line at 01206748420.

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