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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Clacton-on-Sea

$26 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from London Romford to Clacton-on-Sea National Express

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Train via Shenfield  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Shenfield to Clacton-on-Sea

$27 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Clacton-on-Sea 60.9 miles

$13 - $19

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Romford to Clacton-on-Sea 5 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Romford to Clacton-on-Sea twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Romford to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Romford and Clacton-on-Sea is 71 km. The road distance is 97 km.

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Clacton-on-Sea is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 1 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Romford to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which takes 1 h 4 min and costs £9 - £15.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Romford and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Romford and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

The train from Romford to Clacton-on-Sea takes 1 h 21 min including transfers and departs five times a week.