• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 5 ways to get from Oxford 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  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Oxford to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Stowmarket

$78 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside X5
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Bury St Edmunds National Express / ...

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus via Bury St Edmunds, Old Convent Orchard  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside X5
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside to Bury St Edmunds, Old Convent Orchard A14

Bus via Drummer St Bus Station  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside X5
  2. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 11 / ...

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds 116 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds is to bus which costs £5 - £8 and takes 5 h 30 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h 3 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Oxford station to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from Gloucester Green Bus Station and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via Cambridge Parkside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

More details

The distance between Oxford and Bury St Edmunds is 91 miles. The road distance is 116 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds without a car is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs £60 - £95.

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.

More details

Oxford to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Gloucester Green Bus Station.

More details

The best way to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs £60 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 5 h 30 min.

Mode details

Oxford to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bury St Edmunds station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Bury St Edmunds is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to drive from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 90.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds via London Paddington, Lancaster Gate station, Liverpool Street station, London Liverpool Street, and Stowmarket in around 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oxford to Bury St Edmunds via Cambridge, Parkside and Cambridge Parkside in around 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Oxford to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
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 Cambridge Parkside to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside to Bury St Edmunds, Old Convent Orchard
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 189+ hotels available in Bury St Edmunds. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

More details