Clacton-on-Sea, England: tourism, information and visitor reviews

Clacton-on-Sea is situated in England (part of Great Britain), in the Essex region where it is within Tendring District.

Map of Clacton-on-Sea & places to visit nearby

Natural Highlight Monument Coastal Highlight Sports facility

Geographical information

Place name: Clacton-on-Sea

Sub-region: Tendring District

Main Region: Essex

Country: England

Latitude: 51.78967 North (51°47'22"N)

Longitude: 1.15597 East (1°9'21"E)

Altitude: 17 metres above sea-level

Population: 54674 (most recent estimate only)

Distance from Clacton-on-Sea to other selected towns in England

Distances are 'as the crow flies' not driving distances!

  • distance from London: 94 km
  • distance from Birmingham: 222 km
  • distance from Liverpool: 332 km
  • distance from Leeds: 288 km
  • distance from Sheffield: 250 km
  • distance from Bristol: 262 km
  • distance from Manchester: 296 km
  • distance from Leicester: 182 km
  • distance from Islington: 91 km
  • distance from Coventry: 195 km

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More places in the same region

We have located 6 other place(s) listed nearby (within 10 kilometres of Clacton-on-Sea):

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Long term Clacton-on-Sea weather forecast

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Tourism and sports

...with places to visit and transport


Coastal highlights close to Clacton-on-Sea.

The Naze (Cape) (12 km)
Mersea Island (Island) (14 km)
Harwich International Ferry Terminal (Harbour) (19 km)
Harwich Harbor (Harbour) (21 km)


Selected monuments in or near Clacton-on-Sea (not a comprehensive list,
we are always adding additional monuments).

Saint Peters Chapel (Ancient site) (17 km)
Berechurch Hall (Estate) (19 km)
Colchester Castle (Castle) (21 km)
Nayland Court Knoll (Castle) (28 km)

Natural highlights

Natural highlights such as lakes, forests and mountains close to Clacton-on-Sea.

Colne Point (Point) (8 km)
Hamford Water (Bay) (12 km)
Sales Point (Point) (16 km)
Pennyhole Bay (Bay) (16 km)
Landguard Point (Point) (19 km)
Holliwell Point (Point) (23 km)
Foulness Point (Point) (24 km)
Wallasea Ness (Point) (28 km)


Railway stations identified as being in or close to Clacton-on-Sea.

Clacton-on-Sea Railway Station (1 km)
Thorpe-le-Soken Railway Station (6 km)
Kirby Cross Railway Station (7 km)
Weeley Railway Station (8 km)
Frinton-on-Sea Railway Station (8 km)
Great Bentley Railway Station (9 km)
Walton-on-the-Naze Railway Station (10 km)
Alresford (13 km)
Wivenhoe Railway Station (16 km)
Wrabness Railway Station (17 km)
Mistley Railway Station (18 km)
Dovercourt Railway Station (19 km)
Harwich International Railway Station (19 km)
Hythe (Essex) Railway Station (19 km)
Manningtree Railway Station (19 km)
Harwich Town Railway Station (19 km)
Colchester Town Railway Station (20 km)
Colchester Railway Station (22 km)
Felixstowe Railway Station (24 km)

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