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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 11 min

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

$46 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 39 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, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) X76 / ...

$17 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Socketts Heath, The Oak to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea

$25 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

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

$16 - $25

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 $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea via Socketts Heath, The Oak, Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn), Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn), and Town Railway Station in around 4 h 39 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd)
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, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea?

The distance between Gravesend and Clacton-on-Sea is 67 km. The road distance is 124 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea?

The cheapest way to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea?

The quickest way to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £11 - £18.

Is there a direct bus between Gravesend and Clacton-on-Sea?

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, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd) 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 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea?

It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Gravesend to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.