There are 5 ways to get from Harwich to Newmarket by train, bus or car

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Train via Manningtree  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Newmarket

$27 - $40

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Line 97 bus, bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 97 bus from Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms to Old Cattle Market Bus Station 97
  2. Take the bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station A14

$20

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Harwich International to Newmarket

$30 - $44

Bus, line 754 bus, line 753 bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) 102 / ...
  2. Take the line 754 bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Sudbury, Bus Station 754
  3. Take the line 753 bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 753

$31

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Harwich to Newmarket 62.7 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from Harwich to Newmarket station. However, there are services departing from Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms and arriving at The Guineas Bus Station via Old Cattle Market Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harwich to Newmarket. However, there are services departing from Harwich Town and arriving at Newmarket via Manningtree and Ipswich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Harwich and Newmarket is 43 miles. The road distance is 62.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Harwich to Newmarket without a car is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Harwich to Newmarket, including transfers.

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Harwich to Newmarket bus services, operated by Ipswich Buses, depart from Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms station.

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Harwich to Newmarket train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Harwich Town station.

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The best way to get from Harwich to Newmarket is to train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 97 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Harwich to Newmarket bus services, operated by Suffolk Norse, arrive at The Guineas Bus Station.

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Harwich to Newmarket train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Newmarket station.

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Map of how to get from Harwich to Newmarket.
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  • Distance: 43.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Harwich, England and Newmarket, England?

You can take a train from Harwich to Newmarket via Manningtree and Ipswich in around 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harwich to Newmarket via Old Cattle Market Bus Station in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Harwich International to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Ipswich Buses
Phone
+44 800 919390
Email
info@ipswichbuses.co.uk
Website
ipswichbuses.co.uk
Bus from Shotley Gate, Bristol Arms to Old Cattle Market Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ipswichbuses.co.uk
Suffolk Norse
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
firstgroup.com
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
chambersbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Harwich to Newmarket is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Harwich to Newmarket.

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