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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Clacton-on-Sea to Shenfield
  2. Take the bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) to Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive 1 / ...

$33 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus, line 71 bus, line 3 bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) X76 / ...
  2. Take the line 71 bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Springfield, Sainsburys 71 / ...
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive 3

$22 - $27

2 alternative options

Train, line 3 bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive 3

$29 - $36

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea 55.3 miles

$11 - $18

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

You can take a bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn), Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street, Springfield, Sainsburys, Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, and Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) in around 4 h 19 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clacton-on-Sea to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) to Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street to Springfield, Sainsburys
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) to Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea?

The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and Leigh-on-Sea is 45 km. The road distance is 89 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea?

The cheapest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 1 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea?

The quickest way to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea is to drive which takes 1 h and costs £8 - £13.

Is there a direct bus between Clacton-on-Sea and Leigh-on-Sea?

No, there is no direct bus from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) and arriving at Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive via Colchester Town Centre, St. John's Street, Springfield, Sainsburys and Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

How long does it take to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea?

It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Clacton-on-Sea to Leigh-on-Sea, including transfers.