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There are 2 ways to get from Lowestoft to Hook by train or car

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  1. Take the train from Lowestoft to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Hook


  1. Drive from Lowestoft to Hook

Lowestoft to Hook by train and bus

The journey time between Lowestoft and Hook is around 5h 6m and covers a distance of around 165 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 59 min. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 28m. Services are operated by Greater Anglia, London Buses and South Western Railway. Typically 109 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 7m
Layover time:
59 min
Total time:
5h 6m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 28m
Journey distance:
165 miles
Services per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

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First service departs at:
Last service departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lowestoft to Hook train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Lowestoft to Hook is to drive, which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Lowestoft to Hook is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3h 10m.

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The distance between Lowestoft and Hook is 143 miles. The road distance is 180.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Lowestoft to Hook without a car is to train which takes 4h 52m and costs £65 - £120.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Lowestoft to Hook, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lowestoft to Hook is 181 miles. It takes approximately 3h 10m to drive from Lowestoft to Hook.

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  • Distance: 142.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Lowestoft, England and Hook, Hampshire, England?

You can take a train from Lowestoft to Hook via Ipswich, London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Station, Waterloo Station Waterloo Rd, and London Waterloo in around 4h 52m.

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