There are 6 ways to get from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kings Lynn to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Bury St Edmunds

$24 - $35

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Bus, line 84 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn, Millfleet (Hospital Walk) to Thetford, Bus Interchange 40
  2. Take the line 84 bus from Thetford, Bus Interchange to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre 84 / ...

$20

4 alternative options

Train, line 12 bus, line 11 bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kings Lynn to Ely
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Ely Railway Station to The Guineas Bus Station 12
  3. Take the line 11 bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 11

$26 - $31

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds 41.9 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds 41.9 miles

$9 - $13

Uber  •  57 min

  1. Take an Uber from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds 41.9 miles

$85 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from King's Lynn, Millfleet (Hospital Walk) and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre via Thetford, Bus Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from Kings Lynn and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via Ely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between King's Lynn and Bury St Edmunds is 38 miles. The road distance is 41.9 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds without a car is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.

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King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Coach Services, depart from King's Lynn, Millfleet (Hospital Walk) station.

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King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Kings Lynn station.

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The best way to get from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 84 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 39 min.

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King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Coach Services, arrive at Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre station.

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King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Bury St Edmunds station.

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Map of how to get from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds.
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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between King's Lynn, England and Bury St Edmunds, England?

You can take a train from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds via Ely in around 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds via Thetford, Bus Interchange in around 2 h 39 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Coach Services
Website
coachservicesltd.com
Bus from King's Lynn, Millfleet (Hospital Walk) to Thetford, Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
coachservicesltd.com
Bus from Thetford, Bus Interchange to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
coachservicesltd.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ely Railway Station to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
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UberX
$85 - $120
Taxi from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds is 42 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from King's Lynn to Bury St Edmunds.

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