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Journey details

Best price 32.50£
Journey duration 3 h 34 min
Connections per day 52
First departure: 05:19
Last departure: 23:10
Distance 213km

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Which companies serve the route from Birmingham to Ipswich?

Among all our partners, you will also find Nationalrail, providing the train connections between Birmingham and Ipswich.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham to Ipswich?

On average, train tickets from Birmingham to Ipswich cost 87,25 £, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 32,50 £.

Trains from Birmingham to Ipswich


If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.

When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Birmingham and Ipswich?

The trains to Ipswich leave Birmingham from Birmingham New Street [ BHM ] and arrive in Ipswich [ IPS ].

How long to you need to get to Ipswich by train?

While the first train to Ipswich leaves at 05:10, the last one is scheduled for 13:10. The average duration of the journey is of 3 hours and 38 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Ipswich in 3 hours and 17 minutes.

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