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from London to Ely

You can get from London to Ely by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Ely on Sep 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:42AMLondon Kings Cross1h11 09:53AMEly
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Sep 19
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$23National Express
Sep 20
$49Great Northern
$23National Express
Sep 22
$49Great Northern
$43National Express
Sep 23
$49Great Northern
$43National Express
Sep 24
$48Great Northern
$23National Express
Sep 25
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$23National Express

Travel Information between London and Ely

distanceDistance63 miles (102 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€11) • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€19) • 1 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Greater Anglia

Travel 63 miles (102 km) by bus or train from London to Ely. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Greater Anglia among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from London to Ely.

Travel Tips

Travel from London to Ely
Travel to Ely easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Ely.
How do I reach Ely from London?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from London to Ely. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Ely?

The cheapest way to go to Ely from London is by taking a bus, which costs on average $14 (€11).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ely:

A bus is $10 (€8) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from London to Ely costing on average $23 (€19).

What is the fastest way to get from London to Ely?

The fastest way to get to Ely from London is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 11 min.

Other travel options to Ely can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 45 min   on average.

What is the distance from London to Ely?

The distance is approximately 63 miles (102 km) from London to Ely.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Ely?

The average frequency per day from London to Ely is:

  • 50 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Ely from London as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from London? Where do I arrive in Ely?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Ely:

  • Trains from London to Ely most often leave from London Victoria and arrive in Ely.
Which travel companies can take me from London to Ely?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Ely:

  • You can take a bus from London to Ely with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $14 (€11) with National Express from London to Ely.
  • You can take a train from London to Ely with Greater Anglia. Cheap tickets can be found for $23 (€19) with Greater Anglia from London to Ely.
Is there a direct service between London and Ely?

Yes, there are direct routes from London to Ely with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Ely with Great Northern with 50 direct trains per day.

Direct services to Ely tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from London to Ely?
Omio customers who travel from London to Ely often also extend their vacation to go to Cambridge, Stansted or Peterborough. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Ely and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase London to Ely tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from London to Ely, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $14 (€11) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $23 (€19) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from London to Ely online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London Liverpool Street Stn

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge

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