There are 4 ways to get from Basildon to Clacton-on-Sea by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 100 bus, train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea

$23 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 71 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) 97A / ...

$15 - $23

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Basildon to West Ham
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Clacton-on-Sea

$40 - $61

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Basildon to Clacton-on-Sea 56.8 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basildon to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basildon to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Basildon and Clacton-on-Sea is 34 miles. The road distance is 56.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Basildon to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basildon station to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) and arriving at Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) and Town Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Basildon, England and Clacton-on-Sea, England?

You can take a train from Basildon to Clacton-on-Sea via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, Stratford Underground Station, and Stratford (London) in around 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basildon to Clacton-on-Sea via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn), Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn), and Town Railway Station in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Basildon to West Ham
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk

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