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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 26 min

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

$41 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 33 min

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

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Train, line 59 bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the line 59 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank 59

$38 - $57

Line 15 bus, line 6 bus, bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Haverhill, Bus Station 15 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Saffron Walden, Hospital to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 6
  3. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras

$33 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station 80.6 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Waterloo Station is 63 miles. The road distance is 80.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at London Embankment Stn. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station.
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  • Distance: 62.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station via Ipswich, Stratford (London), Stratford Underground Station, and Waterloo Underground Station in around 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station 5 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 25 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
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Haverhill, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Saffron Walden, Hospital to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from London Stansted Airport to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com

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