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

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Train  •  2 h 39 min

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

$41 - $60

Cheapest option

Train via Stratford station  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Clacton-on-Sea

$40 - $62

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Rail Station to Stansted Airport London A20
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester 250 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Clacton, Pier Avenue 97A / ...

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea 96.4 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Purley and Clacton-on-Sea is 63 miles. The road distance is 96.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 58 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purley to Clacton-on-Sea is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Clacton-on-Sea. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 63.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

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

You can take a train from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea via Farringdon, Farringdon station, Liverpool Street station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Purley to Clacton-on-Sea via London Victoria, London Victoria Rail Station, Stansted Airport London, and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street in around 4 h 58 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.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
Train from Stratford (London) to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Rail Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London - Victoria Station to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Clacton, Pier Avenue
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Hedingham Omnibuses
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
services@hedingham.co.uk
Website
hedingham.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street to Clacton, Pier Avenue
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
hedingham.co.uk

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