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 London to Clacton-on-Sea will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.
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1 h 26 m
1 h 26 m
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Of the 4 trains that leave London for Clacton-on-Sea every day 4 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 26 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 26 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 29 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.
|Distance||58 miles (93 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||£18 (€21)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Greater Anglia|
Trains from London to Clacton-on-Sea cover the 58 miles (93 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 26 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £18, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11.
London and Clacton-on-Sea are only 80 miles apart, so if you want to enjoy the fresh air of the north Essex coast, you can easily do so. Every day, trains depart once an hour from Liverpool Street, covering the distance in just over an hour. Services start early in the morning and run until just before midnight, allowing you to schedule your trip whenever makes the most sense for you.
Train services from London to Clacton-on-Sea are operated exclusively by Abellio Greater Anglia.
The train journey from London Liverpool Street to Clacton-on-Sea station takes 1 hour 26 minutes in the vast majority of cases and no changes are needed.
Trains from London to Clacton-on-Sea begin as early as 5:23 am, and run at least once an hour until the final service departs at 11:18 pm.
Abellio's services to Clacton-on-Sea offer wi-fi, spaces for bikes and first class areas. Mums to be can also upgrade for free from Standard to First-Class if they hold an Abellio Photocard.
Departure Station: Trains between London and Clacton-on-Sea leave from London Liverpool Street, which is located in the City of London. To get to Liverpool Street, take the Hammersmith and City, Metropolitan, Circle or Central lines. There are also suburban rail links to Hertfordshire, while the DLR runs to nearby Bank from Canary Wharf, and local buses connect Liverpool Street to Westminster and Hackney.
Arrival Station: Clacton-on-Sea Railway Station is located in the town centre, not far from the seafront. When you get there, you can walk to the promenade down Carnarvon Road, and you'll also find the main shopping area on Station Road. Local buses run from outside the station to resorts like Walton on the Naze (bus number 7) if you want to continue your journey.
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