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

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Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin

$27 - $37

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Hitchin National Express / ...

$13 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station 11 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin 57.1 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin 57.1 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Hitchin via Cambridge Parkside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Hitchin via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Hitchin is 47 miles. The road distance is 57.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin without a car is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £20 - £29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin, including transfers.

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

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Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin 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 Hitchin is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £20 - £29. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £16 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin.
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  • Distance: 47.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

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

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin via Cambridge in around 1 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin via Cambridge Parkside in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
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 Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Other operators
Taxi from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hitchin station.

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Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Hitchin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Bury St Edmunds to Hitchin.

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