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

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Train, bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Colchester Town
  2. Take the bus from Town station to Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates 97A / ...

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 32 min

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

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to Shenfield
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Thorpe-le-Soken
  3. Take the train from Thorpe-le-Soken to Frinton-on-Sea

$26 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea 63.4 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from London Romford and arriving at Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates via Clacton, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Frinton-on-Sea via Shenfield and Thorpe-le-Soken. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Romford and Frinton-on-Sea is 49 miles. The road distance is 63.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Romford to Frinton-on-Sea bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Romford station.

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Romford to Frinton-on-Sea train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Romford station.

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The best way to get from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea is to bus which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £6 - £10. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £19 - £30 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 49 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea via Shenfield and Thorpe-le-Soken in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Romford to Colchester Town
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Romford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Thorpe-le-Soken
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Thorpe-le-Soken to Frinton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Town station to Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Town station to Frinton-on-Sea, Frinton Rail Gates
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
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 Romford to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Romford to Frinton-on-Sea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Clacton-on-Sea station.

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Romford to Frinton-on-Sea train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Frinton-on-Sea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Frinton-on-Sea is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Romford to Frinton-on-Sea.

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