There are 4 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Manningtree to Harwich Town

$19 - $30

3 alternative options

Line 753 bus, line 754 bus, bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 753 bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Sudbury, Bus Station 753
  2. Take the line 754 bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St) 754
  3. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$20 - $24

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich 49 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich 49 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Harwich is 32 miles. The road distance is 49 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre and arriving at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue via Sudbury, Bus Station and Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Harwich Town via Ipswich and Manningtree. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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There are 229+ hotels available in Harwich. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Bury St Edmunds to Harwich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Cambridge station.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich.
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  • Distance: 32.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich via Ipswich and Manningtree in around 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich via Sudbury, Bus Station, Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St), and Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) in around 3 h 39 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Harwich Town
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Chambers
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, High Street (Colch High St)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
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
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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
Other operators
Taxi from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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