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Overview: Train from Bristol to Ipswich

distanceDistance165 miles (266 km)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from Bristol to Ipswich cover the 165 miles (266 km) long route taking on average 5 h 30 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Ipswich.

Travel Tips: Trains from Bristol to Ipswich

Travel by train 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 Bristol to Ipswich.

What is the distance between Bristol and Ipswich by train?

The distance from Bristol to Ipswich by train is approximately 165 miles (266 km).

How long does it take from Bristol to Ipswich by train?

The Bristol to Ipswich train duration is on average 5 h 30 min, which is to be expected when travelling 165 miles (266 km) from Bristol to Ipswich. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Bristol and arrival train station in Ipswich?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bristol Temple Meads   and arrive in Ipswich.

Where do I find the Bristol train station to Ipswich? Where is the Ipswich train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Bristol Temple Meads, located approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre of Bristol. The most popular arrival train station in Ipswich, called Ipswich, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city centre.

How many train services per day are there to Ipswich from Bristol?

The average number of trains departing Bristol for Ipswich is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Bristol to Ipswich? When is the last train from Bristol to Ipswich?

If you prefer early morning trains from Bristol to Ipswich, the first train leaves at 09: 30. If you prefer late night trains from Bristol to Ipswich, the last train of the day leaves at 09: 30. Omio shows you the latest train from Bristol to Ipswich timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Bristol is Bristol Temple Meads. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bristol Temple Meads for your trip to Ipswich from Bristol.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Bristol Temple Meads
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line