There are 3 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)

$41 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds to London Stratford National Express

$10 - $15

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford 73 miles

$15 - $23

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

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford via Ipswich in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 40 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 Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Stratford is 92 km. The road distance is 117 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford is to drive which takes 1 h 17 min and costs £11 - £17.

No, there is no direct train from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Stratford (London) via Ipswich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at London Stratford. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford, including transfers.