Front view of an Anglian Bus Bus

Anglian Bus 
Route 88A Southwold - Halesworth, links with trains at Halesworth and then continues as service 88/X88 to Bungay and Norwich.
Route 60S Southwold - Beccles.

Please note that these details may change without notice and that you should always check the Anglian Bus Website before embarking on a journey.

Phone:   01986 893035 

Border Bus operate route 146 to Norwich, via Kessingland and Beccles, which runs every day except Sundays, see more at their website. 

First Eastern Counties operate route 99 between Lowestoft and Southwold, the timetables are here on their website.

Traveline is a website that allows you to find out about bus journeys, routes and schedules in the South, East and Midlands and by train or coach to or from most towns in Great Britain. Click here for details.  As bus timetables change regularly in the local area it is always a good idea to check your journey on Traveline before departing.

Southwold Shuttle Bus

This service is operated by Southwold Town Council and covers Reydon and Southwold.
It operates daily except on a Tuesday and Sunday, a single ticket is £1 and an all day ticket is £3. Bus pass holders travel for free.
View the Shuttle Bus timetable, as of July 2016, here. (Hint - click on the timetable image to make it bigger).

If you would be able to help run this service or if you would like further information, please contact Southwold town council at the Town Hall, Tel: 01502 722576, or Email:

Reydon and District Community Transport

Self-drive minibus for hire, with room for 15 passengers in addition to the driver, at reasonable rates, by local community groups in Reydon, Southwold and surrounding districts in North-East Suffolk. For further information contact telephone numbers are 01502 725103 or 01502 722600 or visit their website at:

BACT Community Transport

BACT offers three services in our area:

Connecting Bus - between 9:30am and 4pm on Mondays the bus cover the Parishes of Covehithe, Frostenden, Halesworth, Holton, Reydon, South Cove, Southwold, Uggeshall, Wangford/Henham and Wrentham. You can request any journey within this area.

Door to door (formerly Dial a Ride)

Community Car Service (operated by Southwold Voluntary Help Center)

To find out more or to book any of these services ring 01986 896896 or visit the BACT website.


National Cycle Network Route 31  from Southwold to Beccles passes through Reydon.


Neal's Taxi and Private Hire
01502 575888 or 07899 011383

Southwold Private Hire Taxis
01502 725758 or 07917 701892


The closest station to Reydon is at Halesworth. Greater Anglia services on the East Suffolk Line  between Ipswich and Lowestoft pass through Halesworth. As of 19 May 2013, a new link provides a one-ticket one-fare integrated rail and bus ticket to and from Southwold via Halesworth rail station. At February 2014 this service is 88A and this document published by the East Suffolk Transport Association shows the timetable from Reydon. A news item from the East Suffolk line website describes the launch of this new integrated service.

General Transport Issues

Useful information can be found on the website of the East Suffolk Travellers Association, an independent, voluntary body which provides a voice for train and bus users in the eastern part of Suffolk.