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

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Train, line 100 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 100 / ...

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 3 min

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

$38 - $56

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Bus, line 100 bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Clacton, Jackson Road to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street 97A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station 70 / ...
  3. Take the line 100 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station 100 / ...

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon 56.6 miles

$12 - $18

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon station. However, there are services departing from Clacton, Jackson Road and arriving at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon. However, there are services departing from Clacton-on-Sea and arriving at Basildon via Stratford DLR Station and West Ham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and Basildon is 34 miles. The road distance is 56.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon without a car is to train and line 100 bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon, including transfers.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Clacton, Jackson Road station.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Clacton-on-Sea station.

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The best way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £29 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus and line 100 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon.
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  • Distance: 33.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, West Ham DLR Station, and West Ham in around 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street, Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street, and Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station in around 3 h 54 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 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 West Ham to Basildon
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
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 Colchester to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Basildon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon is 57 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Clacton-on-Sea to Basildon.

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