Duration 7h 28m
Distance 115.7 miles
Average price £51
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Harwich and Peterborough takes 7h 28m and the fastest train takes 2h 40m. There is at least one train per day from Harwich to Peterborough. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Manningtree
  2. Peterborough
3h 11m
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£40 - £63

Harwich to Peterborough train times

Trains run once daily between Harwich and Peterborough. The service departs Harwich at 23:28 at night, which arrives into Peterborough at 07:39. All services require a transfer at Manningtree and take an average of 7h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Harwich to Peterborough. However, there are services departing from Harwich Town and arriving at Peterborough via Manningtree. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 11m.

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The distance between Harwich and Peterborough is 79 miles. The road distance is 115.7 miles.

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Harwich to Peterborough train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Manningtree station.

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Harwich to Peterborough train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Peterborough station.

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What companies run services between Harwich and Peterborough?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Manningtree to Peterborough once daily. Tickets cost £35 - £55 and the journey takes 1h 49m.
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Once daily
Estimated price
£35 - £55

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