There are 5 ways to get from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$79 - $119

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Bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Banbury to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station 727 / ...

$62 - $75

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Train via Liverpool Street Station  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$81 - $116

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Ely

$112 - $165

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds 106.4 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds station. However, there are services departing from Banbury and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Mildenhall, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 8 min.

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The distance between Banbury and Bury St Edmunds is 88 miles. The road distance is 106.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds without a car is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs £60 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.

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Banbury to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Banbury station.

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The best way to get from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs £60 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £45 - £60 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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Banbury to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Mildenhall, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Banbury to Bury St Edmunds is 106 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds.

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  • Distance: 88.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between Banbury, England and Bury St Edmunds, England?

You can take a train from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds via London Marylebone, Baker Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, and Cambridge in around 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Banbury to Bury St Edmunds via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Heathrow Central Bus Station, and Mildenhall, Bus Station in around 6 h 8 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Banbury to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Banbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Ely
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Banbury to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Mildenhall, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com

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