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

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Train  •  1 h 51 min

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

$21 - $31

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Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Old Cattle Market Bus Station A14
  2. Take the bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms 97 / ...

Line 753 bus, line 754 bus, bus  •  4 h 21 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 754
  3. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

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

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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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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds station to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station and arriving at Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms via Old Cattle Market Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 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 51 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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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich without a car is to train which takes 1 h 51 min and costs £15 - £24.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich, including transfers.

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Bury St Edmunds to Harwich bus services, operated by Suffolk Norse, arrive at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich is to train which takes 1 h 51 min and costs £15 - £24. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 31 min.

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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 51 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 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich via Old Cattle Market Bus Station in around 2 h 31 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
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Old Cattle Market Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Ipswich Buses
Phone
+44 800 919390
Email
info@ipswichbuses.co.uk
Website
ipswichbuses.co.uk
Bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
ipswichbuses.co.uk
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
firstgroup.com
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Colchester Town Centre, High Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Head Street to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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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Bury St Edmunds to Harwich bus services, operated by Ipswich Buses, arrive at Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms station.

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Bury St Edmunds to Harwich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Harwich Town station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury St Edmunds to Harwich is 49 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Bury St Edmunds to Harwich.

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