There are 5 ways to get from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds

$45 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from London Aldgate to Bury St Edmunds National Express

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Train via Cambridge  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$40 - $56

Train, line 60 bus, line 15 bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Audley End
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Audley End, Railway Station to Haverhill, Bus Station 60 / ...
  3. Take the line 15 bus from Haverhill, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre 15 / ...

$35 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds 78.3 miles

$16 - $25

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

You can take a train from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds via Ipswich in around 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 28 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Audley End
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Audley End, Railway Station to Haverhill, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Haverhill, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds?

The distance between Liverpool Street and Bury St Edmunds is 98 km. The road distance is 125 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds?

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds?

The quickest way to get from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £12 - £18.

Is there a direct train between Liverpool Street and Bury St Edmunds?

No, there is no direct train from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from London Liverpool Street and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via Ipswich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between Liverpool Street and Bury St Edmunds?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Aldgate and arriving at Bury St Edmunds. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds?

It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Liverpool Street to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.