There are 4 ways to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester by train, bus, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Clacton-on-Sea, England and Colchester, England?
Greater Anglia operates a train from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Arriva UK operates a bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 47 min. Three other operators also service this route.
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester, Kerry Court (East Gates)
Bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester
- Ave. Duration
- 45 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $6 - $10
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and Colchester is 21 km. The road distance is 25 km.
The cheapest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.
The quickest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £30 - £40.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Clacton-on-Sea and arriving at Colchester. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 26 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) and arriving at Colchester, Kerry Court (East Gates). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.
The train from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.