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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 50 min

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

$22 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds to Colchester National Express
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$15 - $21

3 alternative options

Line 753 bus, line 754 bus, line 104 bus  •  4 h 11 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, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) 754 / ...
  3. Take the line 104 bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$23 - $26

Taxi  •  57 min

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

$130 - $160

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich 49 miles

$10 - $16

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 Colchester and Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St) in around 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Harwich Town
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Chambers
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Other operators
Taxi from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich?

The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Harwich is 52 km. The road distance is 78 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich?

The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich?

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

Is there a direct train between Bury St Edmunds and Harwich?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Bury St Edmunds and Harwich?

No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue via Colchester Town Centre, Angel Court (Colch High St). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

How long does it take to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich?

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