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

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Bus, train  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Stanway, Colchester Zoo to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street 75 / ...
  2. Take the train from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street to Clacton, Pier Avenue X76

Taxi  •  26m

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea 23.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  26m

  1. Drive from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea 23.1 miles

$5 - $8

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Stanway, Colchester Zoo and arriving at Clacton, Pier Avenue via Colchester Town Centre, Head Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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The distance between Colchester Zoo and Clacton-on-Sea is 15 miles. The road distance is 23.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea without a car is to bus and train which takes 1h 25m and costs £10 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1h 25m to get from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by Hedingham Omnibuses, depart from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street station.

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Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by Hedingham Omnibuses, arrive at Clacton, Pier Avenue station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea is 23 miles. It takes approximately 26m to drive from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Clacton-on-Sea. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 14.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 25m

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

Hedingham Omnibuses operates a bus from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 1h.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Stanway, Colchester Zoo to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Stanway, Colchester Zoo to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street to Clacton, Pier Avenue
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester Zoo to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
26m
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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