Ipswich to Cambridge train

Cheap train tickets from Ipswich to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£19

Average

£19

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:19Ipswich1h22 09:41Cambridge
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£191One-way
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08:01Ipswich1h30 09:31Cambridge North
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£191One-way
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10:01Ipswich1h30 11:31Cambridge North
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09:21Ipswich1h20 10:41Cambridge
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10:21Ipswich1h20 11:41Cambridge
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£191One-way

Train schedule Ipswich to Cambridge

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
08:01Ipswich1h30 09:31Cambridge North
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08:19Ipswich1h22 09:41Cambridge
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09:21Ipswich1h20 10:41Cambridge
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10:01Ipswich1h30 11:31Cambridge North
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10:21Ipswich1h20 11:41Cambridge
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Fastest train times from Ipswich to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m

Average

1 h 24 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

73 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Ipswich for Cambridge every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:21Ipswich1h20 10:41Cambridge
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£191One-way
Fastest
10:21Ipswich1h20 11:41Cambridge
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£191One-way
08:19Ipswich1h22 09:41Cambridge
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£191One-way
08:01Ipswich1h30 09:31Cambridge North
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£191One-way
10:01Ipswich1h30 11:31Cambridge North
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£191One-way

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Overview: Train from Ipswich to Cambridge

distanceDistance45 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£18 (€20)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia, Great Northern or CrossCountry

Trains from Ipswich to Cambridge cover the 45 miles long route taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia, Great Northern or CrossCountry. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £18, but the average price of train tickets is £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Ipswich and arrive in Cambridge.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry and Great Northern trains Ipswich to Cambridge

Travel between Ipswich and Cambridge from £18 with Omio’s train partners Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry and Great Northern! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Ipswich to Cambridge you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets between Ipswich and Cambridge are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with CrossCountry between Ipswich and Cambridge all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 45 miles (72 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Ipswich to Cambridge routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Ipswich to Cambridge train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Cambridge with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Ipswich to Cambridge train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 25 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Ipswich and Cambridge, check Omio for Abellio Greater Anglia trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 45 miles (72 km) route from Ipswich to Cambridge, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Abellio Greater Anglia trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Abellio Greater Anglia train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Cambridge from Ipswich as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your Abellio Greater Anglia train on Omio. If you search for trains to Cambridge from Ipswich in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Abellio Greater Anglia tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for Abellio Greater Anglia trains from Ipswich to Cambridge starting at £18, buy your official Abellio Greater Anglia tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Are you making plans to travel from Ipswich to Cambridge? Why not take a train with Great Northern? Omio can show you current Great Northern train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Ipswich to Cambridge trains all in one place. On the Great Northern train, you can expect to travel 45 miles (72 km) from Ipswich to Cambridge. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Ipswich and Cambridge, you can quickly see if the Great Northern ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Great Northern train between Ipswich and Cambridge, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Great Northern from Ipswich to Cambridge train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 26 min
  • Great Northern frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Ipswich to Cambridge

Travel by train to Cambridge 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 Ipswich to Cambridge.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Ipswich to Cambridge for some dates and times for as low as £18  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Ipswich to Cambridge train price to come in at an average of £18  one way.
The train distance from Ipswich to Cambridge is around 45 miles.
While the time it takes to travel 45 miles from Ipswich to Cambridge can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Ipswich to Cambridge is on average 1 h 20 min.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Ipswich   to Cambridge.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Ipswich and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Cambridge most often arrive at Cambridge and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the trip from Ipswich to Cambridge you can take a train with Greater Anglia, Great Northern or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Ipswich and Cambridge on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The first Ipswich to Cambridge train departs at 05: 00   and the last train from Ipswich to Cambridge leaves at 18: 14. Check out the most up-to-date Ipswich to Cambridge train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets between Ipswich and Cambridge within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £18 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Ipswich to Cambridge a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ipswich
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The major railway station for departures from Ipswich is Ipswich. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Ipswich for your trip between Ipswich and Cambridge.
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Public transport options for Ipswich
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at bus stop on station forecourt.

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