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

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Train, bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street (Colch Crouch St) to Stanway, Colchester Zoo 75 / ...

$14 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) 98 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street (Colch Crouch St) to Stanway, Colchester Zoo 75 / ...

$10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo 22.9 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo 22.9 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo. However, there are services departing from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) and arriving at Stanway, Colchester Zoo via Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street (Colch Crouch St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and Colchester Zoo is 15 miles. The road distance is 22.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h and costs £10 - £18.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo, including transfers.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) station.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Stanway, Colchester Zoo station.

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Map of how to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo.
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  • Distance: 14.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

You can take a bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn), Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street (Colch Crouch St), and Stanway, Colchester Zoo in around 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street (Colch Crouch St) to Stanway, Colchester Zoo
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Crouch Street (Colch Crouch St) to Stanway, Colchester Zoo
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Clacton-on-Sea to Colchester Zoo
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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