Visitor Information

The local Visitor Information Centre, Clacton can help you with accommodation details, attractions, maps, guides, walks, and other local information.

Visit the website, e-mail, call 01255 686633 or download the FREE LoveTendring app available on Google Play and Apple.

Travel app

The TravelEssex app helps people in Essex to plan their journeys and travel by foot, bike, bus and train anywhere in the county.

By Car

From London and the M25, take the A12 signed Chelmsford and Colchester, pass the exits to Colchester West and Colchester Central, and then join the A120 signposted Harwich and Clacton.

From the Midlands and North, follow the A14 (signposted Felixstowe/Harwich) until you are south of Ipswich. Join the A12 signposted London, then take the A120 signposted Harwich. From the A120 join the A133 for Clacton, Frinton, Walton, St Osyth, Brightlingsea etc.

By Rail

Regular Greater Anglia trains run to the Essex Sunshine Coast with daily services from both Clacton and Harwich International to London Liverpool Street. Average journey time from London is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Further train travel information from:

By Bus

Hedingham & Chambers Service 2A, 9, 136, 137, X76 to Clacton, Pier Avenue Stand B.

First Buses Essex Service 74b & 76 to Clacton, Jackson Road.

You can also use Traveline to help you plan your journey

By Coach

National Express operates regular coach services within Essex, visit

Please check direct with service providers for any updates and travel offers.

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