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There are 6 ways to get from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Audley End to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Bury St Edmunds

$19 - $58

5 alternative options

Line 60 bus, line 15 bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 60 bus from Saffron Walden, Common Hill to Haverhill, Bus Station 59 / ...
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Haverhill, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre 15 / ...

Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Saffron Walden, Post Office to Cambridge, Emmanuel Street 7 - Citi / ...
  2. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 11 / ...

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds 37.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds 37.1 miles

$8 - $12

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds 37.1 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from Saffron Walden, Common Hill and arriving at Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre via Haverhill, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Saffron Walden and Bury St Edmunds is 25 miles. The road distance is 37.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds without a car is to train which takes 2 h 5 min and costs £14 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds, including transfers.

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Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Stephensons of Essex, depart from Saffron Walden, Common Hill station.

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The best way to get from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds is to train which takes 2 h 5 min and costs £14 - £45. Alternatively, you can line 60 bus and line 15 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds bus services, operated by Stephensons of Essex, arrive at Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds is 37 miles. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds.

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Map of how to get from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds.
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  • Distance: 25.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

You can take a train from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds via Audley End, station, Audley End, and Cambridge in around 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds via Haverhill, Bus Station in around 2 h 26 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Audley End to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
$12 - $18
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 Saffron Walden, Common Hill to Haverhill, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Haverhill, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Saffron Walden, Post Office to Cambridge, Emmanuel Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
C G Myall & Son
Bus from Saffron Walden, Post Office to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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UberX
$75 - $110
Taxi from Saffron Walden to Bury St Edmunds
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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