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Duration 1h 32m
Distance 37.7 miles
Average price £16
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Harwich takes 1h 32m and the fastest train takes 45 min. There is a train service every few hours from Essex to Harwich. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Witham (Essex)
  2. Manningtree
  3. Harwich
1h 15m
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£13 - £20

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Witham (Essex) and arriving at Dovercourt via Manningtree. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Essex and Harwich is 31 miles. The road distance is 37.7 miles.

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Essex to Harwich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Witham (Essex) station.

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Essex to Harwich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Dovercourt station.

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You can take a train from Essex to Harwich via Manningtree in around 1h 15m.
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Witham (Essex) to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Dovercourt
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk

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