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Best price £ 0.08
Journey duration 1 h 49 min
Connections per day 48
First departure 00:02
Last departure 21:30
Distance 65.2 mi

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from London to Ipswich?

On average, a train ticket from London to Ipswich will cost you £ 22.51. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 0.08. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Trains from London to Ipswich

How long is the journey from London to Ipswich by train?

The distance between London and Ipswich is around 65.9 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 h 49 min. However, the fastest routes between London and Ipswich take 55 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from London to Ipswich?

The first departure of the night from London to Ipswich leaves at 00:02, while the last journey sets out at 21:30. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between London and Ipswich. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the London to Ipswich route?

You will be able to leave London by using stations such as London Liverpool Street [ LST ] and London Liverpool Street. These connect you to stations including Ipswich [ IPS ] and Ipswich in Ipswich. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in London or in Ipswich, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from London to Ipswich are there every day?

On average, there are 48 daily departures from London to Ipswich. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 61 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Nationalrail and Greater Anglia, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 29 departures from London which travel directly to Ipswich. There are 19 journeys with one change or more.