There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea

$58 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 724
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 71 / ...

$28 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Colchester National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) 97A / ...

$35 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea 111 miles

$23 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Clacton-on-Sea 111 miles

$230 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Clacton-on-Sea is 73 miles. The road distance is 111 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) via Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea is 111 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 72.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Clacton-on-Sea, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Clacton-on-Sea via Colchester and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Clacton-on-Sea
Estimated price
$230 - $330

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