There are 4 ways to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea by bus, taxi, car or foot

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Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) to Point Clear 6 / ...

$3 - $7

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Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea 10.8 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea 10.8 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Walk from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea 8.1 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea is to taxi which costs £24 - £29 and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) and arriving at Point Clear. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and Brightlingsea is 6 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea without a car is to bus which takes 25 min and costs £3 - £6.

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The bus from Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) to Point Clear takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea bus services, operated by Hedingham Omnibuses, depart from Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) station.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea bus services, operated by Hedingham Omnibuses, arrive at Point Clear station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea is 11 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea.

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The nearest airport to Brightlingsea is Southend (SEN) Airport which is 21.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Stansted (STN) (33.2 miles), London Luton (LTN) (60.2 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (67.9 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (68.5 miles).

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There are 187+ hotels available in Brightlingsea. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea.
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  • Distance: 5.9 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

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

Hedingham Omnibuses operates a bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 25 min. Arriva UK also services this route every 3 hours.

Bus operators
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) to Point Clear
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Brightlingsea, Station Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Clacton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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