There are 4 ways to get from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

$53 - $70

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Bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) 250 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$22 - $30

2 alternative options

Line 133 bus, bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133
  2. Take the bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) 70 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$24 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich 55.6 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Bishop's Stortford, The Causeway and arriving at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) and Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Bishops Stortford and arriving at Harwich Town via London Liverpool Street and Manningtree. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Bishop's Stortford and Harwich is 49 miles. The road distance is 55.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich without a car is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs £40 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich, including transfers.

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Bishop's Stortford to Harwich bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt).

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Bishop's Stortford to Harwich train services, operated by Stansted Express, depart from Bishops Stortford station.

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The best way to get from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs £40 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £23 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich.
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  • Distance: 48.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Bishop's Stortford, England and Harwich, England?

You can take a train from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich via London Liverpool Street and Manningtree in around 2 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich via Stansted Airport, Coach Station, Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn), and Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) in around 3 h 42 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Bishops Stortford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$35
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 Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street (Colch Head St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
firstgroup.com
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Bus Station (Harwich Rail)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Bishop's Stortford to Harwich bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue station.

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Bishop's Stortford to Harwich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Manningtree station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bishop's Stortford to Harwich is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Bishop's Stortford to Harwich.

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