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

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Train, line 62 bus  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
  2. Take the line 62 bus from Colchester, Railway Station Layby to Wivenhoe, Heath Road 61 / ...

Cheapest option

Train  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
  2. Take the train from Manningtree to Colchester
  3. Take the train from Colchester to Wivenhoe

$11 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars 102 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Wivenhoe, Heath Road 61 / ...

Taxi  •  20m

  1. Take a taxi from Harwich to Wivenhoe 16.4 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  20m

  1. Drive from Harwich to Wivenhoe 16.4 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Harwich to Wivenhoe is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Harwich to Wivenhoe is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harwich to Wivenhoe. However, there are services departing from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue and arriving at Wivenhoe, Heath Road via Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Harwich to Wivenhoe. However, there are services departing from Harwich Town and arriving at Wivenhoe via Manningtree and Colchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 21m.

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The distance between Harwich and Wivenhoe is 15 miles. The road distance is 16.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Harwich to Wivenhoe without a car is to train and line 62 bus which takes 1h 19m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 19m to get from Harwich to Wivenhoe, including transfers.

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Harwich to Wivenhoe bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue station.

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

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The best way to get from Harwich to Wivenhoe is to train which takes 1h 21m and costs £8 - £14. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1h 37m.

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Map of how to get from Harwich to Wivenhoe.
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  • Distance: 14.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

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

You can take a train from Harwich to Wivenhoe via Manningtree and Colchester in around 1h 21m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harwich to Wivenhoe via Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars in around 1h 37m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Harwich Town to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Colchester
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Wivenhoe
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester, Railway Station Layby to Wivenhoe, Heath Road
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Wivenhoe, Heath Road
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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, Greyfriars
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
New Horizon Travel
Phone
01206 255 255
Email
nhtltd@aol.com
Website
horizonbus.co.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Greyfriars to Wivenhoe, Heath Road
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
horizonbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Harwich to Wivenhoe
Ave. Duration
20m
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com

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Harwich to Wivenhoe bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Wivenhoe, Heath Road station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Harwich to Wivenhoe is 16 miles. It takes approximately 20m to drive from Harwich to Wivenhoe.

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