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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Ipswich

distanceDistance132 miles (213 km)
durationAverage coach duration7 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£18 (€20)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Birmingham to Ipswich cover the 132 miles (213 km) long route taking on average 7 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £15, but the average price of coach tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco).

Coach companies

Coach from Birmingham to Ipswich with National Express

Travel between Birmingham and Ipswich from £15 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between Birmingham and Ipswich, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £15

These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Birmingham and Ipswich:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Coach to Ipswich from Birmingham
Take the bus to Ipswich 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 Birmingham to Ipswich.
What is the cost of cheap coaches between Birmingham and Ipswich?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Birmingham and Ipswich for the next 7 days starting from £15  one way.
What is the average price of coach tickets between Birmingham and Ipswich?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Birmingham to Ipswich coach prices are on average £18  one way.
How many miles is it from Birmingham to Ipswich by coach?
The distance between Birmingham and Ipswich by coach is approximately 132 miles (213 km).
How many hours does it take from Birmingham to Ipswich by coach?
While the time it takes to travel 132 miles (213 km) to Ipswich from Birmingham can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Birmingham to Ipswich is on average 7 h 5 min.
What station does the Birmingham to Ipswich coach leave from? Which Ipswich coach station do I come into from Birmingham?

When taking the coach between Birmingham and Ipswich, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge. Your journey can end in coach stations such as Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco), Ipswich, Tower Ramparts and Ipswich, Quadling Street (Cardinal Park Cinema).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco).

Where is the coach station in Birmingham? Where is the coach station in Ipswich?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 0.2 miles (399 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco), located 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre.

What coach companies offer a service to Ipswich from Birmingham?
For the best Birmingham to Ipswich coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Birmingham and Ipswich to compare what amenities they may offer.
How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket from Birmingham to Ipswich to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase coach tickets to Ipswich from Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £18 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your coach ticket from Birmingham to Ipswich a few months in advance.