There are 6 ways to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea

$4 - $7

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Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Clacton, Railway Station (Clac Rail Stn) to Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates 97A / ...

$5

4 alternative options

Train via Thorpe-le-Soken  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Clacton-on-Sea to Thorpe-le-Soken
  2. Take the train from Thorpe-le-Soken to Frinton-on-Sea

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea 7.1 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea 7.1 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Walk from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea 5.3 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clacton, Railway Station (Clac Rail Stn) station and arriving at Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Clacton-on-Sea and arriving at Frinton-on-Sea. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and Frinton-on-Sea is 5 miles. The road distance is 7.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs £3 - £6.

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The train from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea takes 20 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Clacton, Railway Station (Clac Rail Stn).

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Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea 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 Frinton-on-Sea is to train which takes 20 min and costs £3 - £6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 and takes 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 4.7 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea once a week. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, First in Essex operates a bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 31 min. Stephensons of Essex also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to Thorpe-le-Soken
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Thorpe-le-Soken to Frinton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Clacton, Railway Station (Clac Rail Stn) to Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
firstgroup.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Clacton, Dudley Road to Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Taxi from Clacton-on-Sea to Frinton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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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