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

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Train via London St Pancras International  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

$92 - $134

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Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to London Golders Green
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester 250 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$37 - $55

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Manningtree

$69 - $102

Bus, line 133 bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham Station Street to Stansted Airport London
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133
  3. Take the bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn) 70 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue 102 / ...

$44 - $68

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Harwich 165.5 miles

$35 - $55

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No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham station to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Nottingham Station Street and arriving at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue via London Golders Green, Stansted Airport London and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Harwich Town via Peterborough and Manningtree. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Nottingham and Harwich is 125 miles. The road distance is 165.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Harwich without a car is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Nottingham to Harwich, including transfers.

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Nottingham to Harwich bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Nottingham Station Street.

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Nottingham to Harwich train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Nottingham to Harwich is to train which takes 4 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 55 min.

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Nottingham to Harwich bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue station.

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

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Map of how to get from Nottingham to Harwich.
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  • Distance: 124.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Nottingham to Harwich via London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, London Liverpool Street, and Manningtree in around 4 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Harwich via London Golders Green, Stansted Airport London, Colchester, and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) in around 6 h 55 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Train from Nottingham to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Nottingham Station Street to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Nottingham Station Street to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street (Colch Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Panther Travel
Phone
+44 7918 649427
Email
info@bigblackpanther.com
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street (Colch Bus Stn) to Harwich, Mayflower Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Nottingham to Harwich is 165 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Nottingham to Harwich.

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