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There are 4 ways to get from Manningtree to Mersea Island by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47m

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to Colchester
  2. Take the train from Colchester to Wivenhoe

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 103 bus, bus  •  53m

  1. Take the line 103 bus from Manningtree, Bendalls Court to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars 103 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Wivenhoe, Heath Road 61 / ...

Taxi  •  13m

  1. Take a taxi from Manningtree to Wivenhoe 9.6 miles

$28 - $35

Drive  •  13m

  1. Drive from Manningtree to Wivenhoe 9.6 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Manningtree to Mersea Island is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Manningtree to Mersea Island is to taxi which costs £22 - £26 and takes 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manningtree to Mersea Island. However, there are services departing from Manningtree, Bendalls Court and arriving at Wivenhoe, Heath Road via Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manningtree to Mersea Island. However, there are services departing from Manningtree and arriving at Wivenhoe via Colchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47m.

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The distance between Manningtree and Mersea Island is 12 miles. The road distance is 9.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manningtree to Mersea Island without a car is to train which takes 47m and costs £5 - £8.

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It takes approximately 47m to get from Manningtree to Mersea Island, including transfers.

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Manningtree to Mersea Island bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Manningtree, Bendalls Court station.

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Manningtree to Mersea Island train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Manningtree station.

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The best way to get from Manningtree to Mersea Island is to train which takes 47m and costs £5 - £8. Alternatively, you can line 103 bus and bus, which costs and takes 53m.

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Map of how to get from Manningtree to Mersea Island.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 47m

What companies run services between Manningtree, England and Mersea Island, England?

You can take a train from Manningtree to Wivenhoe via Colchester in around 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manningtree to Wivenhoe via Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars in around 53m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Colchester
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Wivenhoe
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Manningtree, Bendalls Court to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Wivenhoe, Heath Road
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
New Horizon Travel
Phone
01206 255 255
Email
nhtltd@aol.com
Website
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Wivenhoe, Heath Road
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Manningtree to Wivenhoe
Ave. Duration
13m
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com

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Manningtree to Mersea Island bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Wivenhoe, Heath Road station.

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Manningtree to Mersea Island train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Wivenhoe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manningtree to Mersea Island is 10 miles. It takes approximately 13m to drive from Manningtree to Mersea Island.

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