Travelling to or from Halesworth in Suffolk
To get to Halesworth by train
There is a train station at Halesworth, on the East Suffolk Line which serves London Liverpool Street to Lowestoft, via Ipswich (change at Ipswich). The rail service is operated by Abellio GreaterAnglia. Their network map shows Halesworth on the right hand side plus how the town relates to stations in London, Norfolk, Essex (including Stansted Airport) and to other East Coast train services.
Travelling from the London/Ipswich direction the train stops at Darsham first. This station is right by the A12 road with just a few houses and businesses close by. Darsham village is a distance away.
Halesworth station (see photo) is the next station after Darsham and is within easy walking distance of the facilities of this small market town. Halesworth is a good choice as a base for a car free holiday especially if you wish to combine walking days out with public transport. See our Places to Go section of our Links page for a variety of useful travel websites.
Buses in and from Halesworth
Halesworth station links to the town mainly by the bus service operated by Konect Bus (formerly Anglian Buses). Timetables and maps are available on their website. The services operate through Halesworth, travelling between Southwold and Norwich.
If boarding the bus at Halesworth remember that the bus stop is on the ‘uphill’ side of the station, not the car park side. There are appropriate signs displayed. From Halesworth there are several interesting bus routes to travel. A ‘day ticket’ is reasonably priced.
You can also see Halesworth’s own ‘Links’ section for other useful travel information links.