There are 4 ways to get from Brightlingsea to Harwich by bus, taxi 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.

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Bus Panther Travel  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Brightlingsea, Station Road to Colchester, Mascot Square 62 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester, Mascot Square to Harwich, Bus Station (Harwich Rail) X15

$14 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus via Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St)  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Brightlingsea, Victoria Place to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) 87 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$10 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brightlingsea to Harwich 18.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Brightlingsea to Harwich 18.6 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Brightlingsea to Harwich is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brightlingsea to Harwich is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs £35 - £50.

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The distance between Brightlingsea and Harwich is 23 km. The road distance is 30 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Brightlingsea to Harwich, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brightlingsea to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Brightlingsea, Station Road and arriving at Harwich, Bus Station (Harwich Rail) via Colchester, Mascot Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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What companies run services between Brightlingsea, England and Harwich, England?

You can take a bus from Brightlingsea to Harwich via Colchester, Mascot Square in around 2 h.

Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Brightlingsea, Station Road to Colchester, Mascot Square
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Brightlingsea, Victoria Place to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 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 Brightlingsea, Victoria Place to Colchester, Mascot Square
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Brightlingsea, Victoria Place to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
New Horizon Travel
Phone
01206 255 255
Email
nhtltd@aol.com
Website
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from Brightlingsea, Victoria Place to Colchester, Mascot Square
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from Brightlingsea, Victoria Place to Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street (Colch Crouch St)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester, Mascot Square to Harwich, Bus Station (Harwich Rail)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Brightlingsea to Harwich
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk

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