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There are 5 ways to get from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 97 bus, line 6 bus  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates to Clacton, Pier Avenue 97 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Clacton, Pier Avenue to Point Clear 6 / ...

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Taxi  •  24m

  1. Take a taxi from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea 15.5 miles

$40 - $55

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the train from Frinton-on-Sea to Wivenhoe
  2. Take the bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to Brightlingsea, Victoria Place 62 / ...

Bus  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars 97A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Brightlingsea, Victoria Place 62 / ...

Drive  •  24m

  1. Drive from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea 15.5 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea. However, there are services departing from Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates and arriving at Point Clear via Clacton, Pier Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between Frinton-on-Sea and Brightlingsea is 10 miles. The road distance is 15.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea without a car is to line 97 bus and line 6 bus which takes 1h 5m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 5m to get from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea, including transfers.

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Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates station.

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Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea bus services, operated by Hedingham Omnibuses, arrive at Point Clear station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea is 15 miles. It takes approximately 24m to drive from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea.

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There are 191+ hotels available in Brightlingsea. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea.
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  • Distance: 9.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

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

You can take a bus from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea via Clacton, Pier Avenue in around 1h 5m.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates to Clacton, Pier Avenue
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to Brightlingsea, Victoria Place
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Brightlingsea, Victoria Place
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Clacton, Pier Avenue to Point Clear
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
New Horizon Travel
Phone
01206 255 255
Email
nhtltd@aol.com
Website
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to Brightlingsea, Victoria Place
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Brightlingsea, Victoria Place
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Other operators
Taxi from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea
Ave. Duration
24m
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com

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