There are 4 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train Great Northern  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross

$42 - $58

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 13 min

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

$11 - $16

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 27 min

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

$46 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

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

$17 - $25

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 Cambridge, London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras, and South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank in around 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.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
$29 - $45
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
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station?

The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Waterloo Station is 100 km. The road distance is 129 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station?

The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3 h 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station?

The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station is to drive which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £12 - £18.

Is there a direct bus between Bury St Edmunds and Waterloo Station?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at London Embankment Stn. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station?

It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Waterloo Station, including transfers.