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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Clacton-on-Sea

$42 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn)  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 71 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) 97A / ...

$16 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stratford, also for Westfield to Clacton-on-Sea National Express

$22 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea 77.7 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Gravesend and Clacton-on-Sea is 42 miles. The road distance is 77.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Tilbury, Civic Square (Tilbury Civ Sq) and arriving at Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) via Socketts Heath, The Oak, Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) and Town Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Gravesend and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stratford, also for Westfield to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk

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