The cheapest trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Cheapest

£11

Average

£16

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Clacton-on-Sea to London will cost around £ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

Cheapest
05:30Clacton1h21 06:51London Liverpool Street
1 changes
£111One-way
06:05Clacton1h26 07:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
£171One-way
08:05Clacton1h26 09:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
£171One-way
10:05Clacton1h26 11:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
£171One-way
07:05Clacton1h26 08:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
£171One-way

Timetable Clacton-on-Sea to London

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05:30Clacton1h21 06:51London Liverpool Street
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06:05Clacton1h26 07:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
07:05Clacton1h26 08:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
08:05Clacton1h26 09:31London Liverpool Street
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09:05Clacton1h30 10:35London Liverpool Street
0 changes
10:05Clacton1h26 11:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
11:05Clacton1h26 12:31London Liverpool Street
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Fri
22 Oct
£17Greater Anglia
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Sat
23 Oct
£17Greater Anglia
£13National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£13Greater Anglia
£15National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£10National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£13Greater Anglia
£10National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£16Greater Anglia
£10National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£13Greater Anglia
£11National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£13National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£13National Express

The fastest trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 21 m

Average

1 h 25 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

94 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Clacton-on-Sea for London every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 94 km distance in an average of 1 h 25 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 21 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
05:30Clacton1h21 06:51London Liverpool Street
1 changes
£111One-way
06:05Clacton1h26 07:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
£171One-way
08:05Clacton1h26 09:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
£171One-way
10:05Clacton1h26 11:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
£171One-way
07:05Clacton1h26 08:31London Liverpool Street
0 changes
£171One-way

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Train Information from Clacton-on-Sea to London

distanceDistance58 miles (93 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£14 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia

Trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London cover the 58 miles (93 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 26 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £11, but the average price of train tickets is £14.

Trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London

There are dozens of trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London every day, with the first train leaving early in the morning and the last one leaving late at night. Services run directly and usually have a journey time of around 1.5 hours.

Clacton-on-Sea to London train times: Daily departures

There is usually one train from Clacton-on-Sea to London every hour during the day, although there are multiple services per hour at peak times such as breakfast and teatime. The first train of the day usually departs at approximately 6:40 a.m., and the last train of the day usually leaves at around 10:00 p.m.

How long is the journey by train from Clacton-on-Sea to London?

All of the trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London run directly with no changes. The fastest service of the day leaves in the evening and takes around 1 hour and 25 minutes, while other services may take up to 1 hour and 45 minutes.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London?

Departure train station: The train from Clacton-on-Sea to London departs from Clacton Station, which is in the town centre and less than a mile from the seafront and the famous Clacton Pier. The station has several bus stops and a taxi rank outside, and inside there are toilets, shops, and free WiFi. 

Arrival train station: The train from Clacton-on-Sea arrives at Liverpool Street Station in London. It is located in central London, next to Spitalfields Market. Inside the station, there are various restaurants, cafés, and shops, and it is next to Liverpool Street Underground Station, which is served by several tube lines, including the Central Line and Circle Line.

Which train companies travel from Clacton-on-Sea to London​?

All of the trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London are provided by Greater Anglia.

Greater Anglia Clacton-on-Sea to London​

All of Greater Anglia's trains from Clacton-on-Sea to London run directly without any changes. There are multiple services each day, on weekdays and at weekends, with at least one train leaving every hour from the early morning until late evening. Most of the trains have a journey time of around 1.5 hours.

Clacton-on-Sea to London trains: Services on board

Greater Anglia offers first-class services on a few trains, but most of the newer trains do not have any first-class carriages. Instead, all of their seats include amenities such as USB and plug points, free WiFi, and passenger information screens. Some of the trains may also have a quiet carriage, where all electronics must be used in quiet mode and passengers will be asked to have any telephone conversations in a different carriage.

Some Greater Anglia trains have an unlimited luggage allowance, but travellers must still be able to carry their bags on and off the train easily. Other services, particularly at peak times, may have restrictions. Generally, Greater Anglia advises that passengers bring no more than two large suitcases, as well as one small piece of hand luggage that can be kept by the passenger's feet or stored in the overhead luggage racks. Pushchairs and prams can be brought on board, but they must be folded up and stored in the designated storage areas.

Bikes are permitted on most Greater Anglia services without a reservation, but this is subject to availability - travellers may not be able to bring their bike if the storage area is already full. There are also restrictions on bringing bikes on board during peak times and on busy routes. Folding bikes are welcome at any time.

Passengers can bring their pet when travelling with Greater Anglia, although there is a limit of two animals per person. If they wish to bring more, they will have to pay a small fee. All pets must be secured in a crate or on a lead, and they are not allowed on the seats.

Disabled passengers can book assistance online or over the phone to receive help with ramps on and off the train, navigating through the station, and finding their seat. Greater Anglia requests at least 12 hours' notice for this. For changing and boarding a connecting train with a different provider, it asks for a minimum of 24 hours' notice.

How to find cheap train tickets from Clacton-on-Sea to London

To save money while travelling by train from Clacton-on-Sea to London, it can help to choose a longer, slower journey with at least one stop. Other ways to get cheap tickets include being flexible with travel dates and booking tickets in advance. 

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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train to London from Clacton-on-Sea?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Clacton-on-Sea and London for as little as £11  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Clacton-on-Sea to London?
The Clacton-on-Sea to London train ticket price is on average £14  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance by train from Clacton-on-Sea to London?
The distance between Clacton-on-Sea and London by train is approximately 58 miles (93 km).
How long does it take from Clacton-on-Sea to London by train?
While the time it takes to travel 58 miles (93 km) from Clacton-on-Sea to London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Clacton-on-Sea to London is on average 1 h 26 min.
What train providers offer a service between Clacton-on-Sea and London?
Take the Clacton-on-Sea to London train with Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Clacton-on-Sea to London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there from Clacton-on-Sea to London?
The average number of trains departing Clacton-on-Sea for London is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Clacton-on-Sea to London? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Clacton-on-Sea to London train departs at 09: 05   and the last train from Clacton-on-Sea to London leaves at 11: 05. Check out the most up-to-date Clacton-on-Sea to London train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I buy Clacton-on-Sea London train tickets to score the best deals?
If you buy Clacton-on-Sea to London train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £14. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to London from Clacton-on-Sea. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Clacton-on-Sea
London
The major railway station for departures from Clacton-on-Sea is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip to London from Clacton-on-Sea.