There are 4 ways to get from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.
The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs £130 - £170.
The distance between Chelmsford and Clacton-on-Sea is 48 km. The road distance is 65 km.
The train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.
No, there is no direct bus from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) and arriving at Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) via Town Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chelmsford and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 52 min.
What companies run services between Chelmsford, England and Clacton-on-Sea, England?
Greater Anglia operates a train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) and Town Railway Station in around 2 h 24 min.
Train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea
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
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $5 - $8
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Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd)
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