National Express operates a bus from Ipswich to Clacton-on-Sea once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, Greater Anglia operates a train from Ipswich to Clacton-on-Sea every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 18 min. Greater Anglia also services this route hourly.
From Ipswich bus to Clacton-on-Sea. 1 h 10 min £7. From Ipswich train to Colchester then train to Clacton-on-Sea. 1 h 18 min £14. From Ipswich bus to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) then bus to Clacton, Jackson Road (Clac Jackson Rd). 1 h 40 min £11. From Ipswich taxi to Clacton-on-Sea. 33 min £69. From Ipswich drive to Clacton-on-Sea. 33 min £5.