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

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to University of Essex, South Courts (Univ of Essex) X15

$10

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Train  •  1 h 21 min

  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

Bus, line 98 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) 102 / ...
  2. Take the line 98 bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Wivenhoe, Heath Road 74A / ...

$12

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Harwich to Wivenhoe 16.4 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Harwich to Wivenhoe 16.4 miles

$3 - $6

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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 University of Essex, South Courts (Univ of Essex). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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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 1 h 21 min.

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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 bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Harwich to Wivenhoe, including transfers.

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Harwich to Wivenhoe bus services, operated by Panther Travel, 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 bus which takes 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 21 min.

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Harwich to Wivenhoe bus services, operated by Panther Travel, arrive at University of Essex, South Courts (Univ of Essex) station.

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

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Map of how to get from Harwich to Wivenhoe.
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  • Distance: 14.7 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

Panther Travel operates a bus from Harwich to Wivenhoe hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Harwich to Wivenhoe via Manningtree and Colchester in around 1 h 21 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 Manningtree to Colchester
Ave. Duration
8 min
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
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Harwich, Mayflower Avenue to University of Essex, South Courts (Univ of Essex)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
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
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
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Wivenhoe, Heath Road
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harwich to Wivenhoe
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk

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

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