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There are 6 ways to get from Sudbury to Ashbourne 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.

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Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Derby

$92 - $143

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Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Colchester to Stansted Airport London 250
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station 230

$38 - $69

4 alternative options

Train via King's Cross St. Pancras station  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Marks Tey to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Belper

$71 - $131

Line 753 bus, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 753 bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre 753 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Leicester
  4. Take the train from Leicester to Derby

$78 - $120

Line 753 bus, bus, train  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 753 bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 753
  2. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station 11 / ...
  3. Take the bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Ely station 12
  4. Take the train from Ely to Alfreton
  5. Take the bus from Alfreton, Railway Station to Derby, Corporation Street
  6. Take the bus from Derby, Victoria Street to Ashbourne, Bus Station Swi / ...

$55 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Sudbury to Ashbourne 165.8 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Sudbury to Ashbourne is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sudbury to Ashbourne is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sudbury station to Ashbourne station. However, there are services departing from Sudbury, Bus Station and arriving at Ashbourne, Bus Station via Colchester, Stansted Airport London, St Margaret's Bus Station and Derby, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

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The distance between Sudbury and Ashbourne is 124 miles. The road distance is 165.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Sudbury to Ashbourne without a car is to train which takes 6 h 52 min and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Sudbury to Ashbourne, including transfers.

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Sudbury to Ashbourne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Colchester station.

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The best way to get from Sudbury to Ashbourne is to train which takes 6 h 52 min and costs £70 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £55 and takes 9 h 35 min.

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Sudbury to Ashbourne bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at Derby, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sudbury to Ashbourne is 166 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to drive from Sudbury to Ashbourne.

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Map of how to get from Sudbury to Ashbourne.
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  • Distance: 124.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Sudbury, Suffolk, England and Ashbourne, England?

You can take a train from Sudbury to Ashbourne via Marks Tey, Marks Tey, Stansted Airport London, Stansted Airport, Leicester, Derby, Derby, Railway Station, and Derby, Victoria Street in around 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sudbury to Ashbourne via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street, Colchester, Stansted Airport London, St Margaret's Bus Station, and Derby, Bus Station in around 9 h 35 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $80
Train from Cambridge to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Grantham to Belper
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Train from Ely to Alfreton
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
Bus operators
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Ely station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Mulleys Motorways
Phone
01284 702830
Website
mulleys.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
mulleys.co.uk
Big Green Bus Company
Phone
+44(0) 7969 614599
Email
info@biggreenbus.co.uk
Website
biggreenbus.co.uk
Bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Ely station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
biggreenbus.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Alfreton, Railway Station to Derby, Corporation Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Derby, Victoria Street to Ashbourne, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Yourbus
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 Colchester to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk

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