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

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$13 - $20

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Bus  •  1 h 59 min

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

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds 30.4 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds 30.4 miles

$60 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Drummer St Bus Station station and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cambridge and arriving at Bury St Edmunds. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds is 26 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs £10 - £15.

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The train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, arrive at Drummer St Bus Station.

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Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Cambridge station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds is to train which takes 38 min and costs £10 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Cambridge operates a bus from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds every 3 hours, and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge
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 Cambridge Parkside to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
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UberX
$60 - $85
Taxi from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, arrive at Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station.

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Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Bury St Edmunds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds is 30 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds.

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