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There are 4 ways to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea by train, bus or car

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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

$53 - $68

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Bus, train  •  2 h 35 min

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

Bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Clacton, Pier Avenue 97A / ...

Drive  •  58 min

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

$11 - $17

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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 costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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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, Pier Avenue via Stansted Airport London and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 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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The distance between Bishop's Stortford and Clacton-on-Sea is 43 miles. The road distance is 52.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs £40 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Bishops Stortford station.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs £40 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 43.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

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 London and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street in around 3 h 4 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$35
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.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
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
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Clacton, Pier Avenue
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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 to Clacton, Pier Avenue
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk

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Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Clacton, Pier Avenue station.

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Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Clacton-on-Sea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea is 53 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Bishop's Stortford to Clacton-on-Sea.

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