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

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Train, bus  •  58 min

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

$11 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 98 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 98 bus from Frinton-on-Sea, Walden Way to Thorrington, Brightlingsea Road 98

$10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

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

$40 - $55

Drive  •  24 min

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

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea. However, there are services departing from Frinton-on-Sea, Walden Way and arriving at Brightlingsea, Victoria Place via Thorrington, Brightlingsea Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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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 train and bus which takes 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 58 min 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, Walden Way station.

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Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Thorrington, Brightlingsea Road station.

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

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There are 188+ hotels available in Brightlingsea. Prices start at $65 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: 58 min

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

First in Essex operates a bus from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea hourly. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to Brightlingsea, Bateman Road
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Frinton-on-Sea, Walden Way to Thorrington, Brightlingsea Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
New Horizon Travel
Phone
01206 255 255
Email
nhtltd@aol.com
Website
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to Brightlingsea, Colne School
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Wivenhoe, Co-op to Brightlingsea, Colne School
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Frinton-on-Sea to Brightlingsea
Ave. Duration
24 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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