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

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Train  •  28 min

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

$9 - $13

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Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester, Clingoe Hill to Great Clacton, Church X76 / ...

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea 15.6 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs £30 - £40.

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The distance between Colchester and Clacton-on-Sea is 21 km. The road distance is 25 km.

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The train from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea takes 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Colchester, Clingoe Hill and arriving at Great Clacton, Church. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Colchester and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 28 min.

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 28 min. Alternatively, Hedingham Omnibuses operates a bus from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea hourly. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 38 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Colchester, Clingoe Hill to Great Clacton, Church
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Aldi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Bryans Garage
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Taxi from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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