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

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Bus, train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea

$24 - $33

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea

$52 - $67

Bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59
  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 / ...

$24 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea 60.2 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper and arriving at Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) and Town Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Harlow Town and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Harlow and Clacton-on-Sea is 45 miles. The road distance is 60.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs £17 - £26.

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper station.

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Map of how to get from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea via London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harlow to Clacton-on-Sea via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn), Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn), and Town Railway Station in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Harlow Town to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$22
First
$36
Business
$32
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com

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