There are 5 ways to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) X10 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea

$28 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) 76A / ...

$18 - $29

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea

$54 - $69

Line 133 bus, line 70 bus, bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 70 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) 76A / ...

$20 - $31

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea 52.7 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which takes 58 min and costs £8 - £13.

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The distance between Bishop's Stortford and Clacton-on-Sea is 69 km. The road distance is 84 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway and arriving at Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) via Stansted Airport London and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Bishops Stortford and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Bishop's Stortford, England and Clacton-on-Sea, England?

You can take a train from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea via London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Stansted Airport London, Colchester, and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) in around 3 h 17 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 London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
59 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 Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk

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