There are 4 ways to get from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea by bus, train, taxi or car
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Line 3 bus • 52 min
£4 - £6
3 alternative options
Train • 1h 39m
£15 - £24
Taxi • 24 min
£40 - £50
Drive • 24 min
£3 - £5
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.
The quickest way to get from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 24 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue and arriving at Clacton, Aldi. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.
No, there is no direct train from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Harwich Town and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea via Manningtree and Colchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 39m.
The distance between Harwich and Clacton-on-Sea is 12 miles. The road distance is 18.4 miles.
The best way to get from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea without a car is to line 3 bus which takes 52 min and costs £4 - £6.
The line 3 bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Clacton, Aldi takes 52 min including transfers and departs every two hours.
Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by Hedingham, depart from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue station.
Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Harwich Town station.
The best way to get from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea is to line 3 bus which takes 52 min and costs £4 - £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £15 - £24 and takes 1h 39m.
What companies run services between Harwich, England and Clacton-on-Sea, England?
Hedingham operates a bus from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea every 2 hours. Tickets cost £4 - £6 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea via Manningtree and Colchester in around 1h 39m.
Train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
- Ave. Duration
- 22 min
- Estimated price
- £5 - £8
- Schedules at
Train from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea
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More Questions & Answers
Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by Hedingham, arrive at Clacton, Aldi station.
Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Clacton-on-Sea station.
Yes, the driving distance between Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea is 18 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Harwich to Clacton-on-Sea.
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