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

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

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

$40 - $60

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Bus, train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea

$27 - $38

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Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) 59
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 71 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) 97A / ...

$27 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea 66.4 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Ware, Hertford Regional College and arriving at Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn), Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn) and Town Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea. However, there are services departing from Ware and arriving at Clacton-on-Sea via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Ware and Clacton-on-Sea is 51 miles. The road distance is 66.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea, including transfers.

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Ware to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn).

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Ware to Clacton-on-Sea train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Ware station.

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The best way to get from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £20 - £23 and takes 4 h.

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Map of how to get from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea.
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  • Distance: 50.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

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

You can take a train from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea via London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn), Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn), Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn), and Town Railway Station in around 4 h.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ware to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Clacton-on-Sea
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station (Chelm Rail Stn)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
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
$10
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Town Railway Station to Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com

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Ware to Clacton-on-Sea bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Clacton, Pier Avenue (Clacton Pier Ave) station.

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Ware to Clacton-on-Sea train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Clacton-on-Sea station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ware to Clacton-on-Sea is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Ware to Clacton-on-Sea.

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