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

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Train  •  1 h 59 min

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

$40 - $58

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Bus  •  2 h 45 min

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

$10 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford 73 miles

$15 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at London Stratford also for Westfield. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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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.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Stratford is 58 miles. The road distance is 73 miles.

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The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £30 - £45.

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

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

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Bury St Edmunds to Stratford 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 Stratford is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £30 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to Stratford.
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  • Distance: 57.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 45 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 Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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