London to Clacton-on-Sea coach

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Journey Information

There are 18 intercity coaches per day from London to Clacton-on-Sea. Traveling by coach from London to Clacton-on-Sea usually takes around 4 hours and 19 minutes, but the fastest National Express coach can make the trip in 2 hours and 33 minutes.

Distance58 mi (94 km)
Shortest duration2h 33m
Cheapest price£12.36
Trips per day6
Most frequent serviceNational Express
Coach lines1

What coach companies travel from London to Clacton-on-Sea?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from London to Clacton-on-Sea. National Express connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
National Express184h 20m£15.63
  • National Express is probably the UK's best-known bus company, offering intercity services to London, Manchester, Southampton, and Edinburgh. Onboard the single and double-decker vehicles, travelers enjoy a good amount of legroom – roomier than airlines have in coach class – alongside WiFi, restrooms, and air conditioning.

Frequently Asked Questions

The coach takes an average of 4 hours and 19 minutes to cover the 58 miles from London to Clacton-on-Sea. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 33 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

"Travel trends tend to vary greatly for coach trips from London to Clacton-on-Sea."

The first coach leaves at 13:00 and the last coach leaves at 18:00. To see the times for all coaches from London to Clacton-on-Sea, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 18 scheduled coaches that travel from London to Clacton-on-Sea every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 6 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from London to Clacton-on-Sea; ticket prices start at £9.71.

City Information


One of the most important cities in the world, London is where the traditional blends seamlessly with the modern. As a vibrant modern city, London has something for everyone. For visitors interested in the Royal Family as well as their history, check out Buckingham Palace. The palace is open all days in summer, but only on selected days in winter. The Tower of London, where the crown jewels are put on exhibition, is also a great spot to check out. For fans of history, you might not want to miss out on the famous British Museum, considered by many to be the best museum in all of London. The museum currently carries an impressive collection of 8 million historic objects from all around the world, making it an eye-opening destination for many.

London’s food scene reflects its multiculturalism. Here you can find restaurants serving cuisines from various countries around the world, from India to Malaysia. If you opt for a lavish dining experience, Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, run by the famous chef himself, will be a great choice. Also don’t forget to stop by at a local pub and enjoy the beer like a true Londoner.

The city’s centers of intercity rail services are King’s Cross Station and Euston Station, from which you can take a train to other places in the UK or hop on the Eurostar train to Paris and beyond. The largest coach station in the city is Victoria Coach Station, serving big local carriers like National Express. The city’s air services are fulfilled by eight airports, of which London Heathrow Airport, located west of the city, is the busiest one.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in London?

Main departure station: Hammersmith Bridge Road

Coaches to Clacton-on-Sea leave from 5 stations in London.

All coach stations in London:

  • Hammersmith Bridge Road

  • Golders Green Bus Station

  • Bow Church Station

  • Victoria Coach Station

  • 405 Mile End Rd

Where does the coach arrive in Clacton-on-Sea?

Main arrival station: Clacton-on-Sea Rail Station

All coaches from London arrive at one main station in Clacton-on-Sea.

Coach stations in Clacton-on-Sea:

  • Clacton-on-Sea Rail Station

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