From Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) bus to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) then line 70 bus to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk). 1 h 54 min £6. From Clacton-on-Sea taxi to Braintree. 40 min £134. From Clacton-on-Sea drive to Braintree. 40 min £6.