Ipswich to Chelmsford train

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Overview: Train from Ipswich to Chelmsford

distanceDistance37 miles
durationAverage train duration36 min
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 30 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAbellio Greater Anglia

Trains from Ipswich to Chelmsford cover the 37 miles long trip taking on average 36 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £10, but the average price of train tickets is £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Ipswich and arrive in Chelmsford.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia trains Ipswich to Chelmsford

For as little as £14 you can travel by train to Chelmsford from Ipswich with Abellio Greater Anglia. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Train information from Ipswich to Chelmsford with Abellio Greater Anglia:

  • Average Duration: 36 min
  • Cheapest Price: £14
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 50 a day

FAQs: Ipswich to Chelmsford train

FAQs: Travel by train from Ipswich to Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford.
Cheap train tickets from Ipswich to Chelmsford can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Ipswich to Chelmsford is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Ipswich to Chelmsford train time is 36 min   covering the 37 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Ipswich to Chelmsford leaves at 04: 41. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Ipswich to Chelmsford leaves at 20: 10.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Ipswich to Chelmsford without having to change trains with Abellio Greater Anglia. There are 30 direct trains from Ipswich to Chelmsford each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Ipswich to Chelmsford train with Abellio Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Ipswich to Chelmsford as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 10.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Ipswich, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Chelmsford, located 0.1 miles (234 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Chelmsford from Ipswich is worth doing with a journey time of 36 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Ipswich to Chelmsford is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Ipswich and Chelmsford including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Ipswich and Chelmsford

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 from Ipswich to Chelmsford.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3450507080
Public transport options for Ipswich
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at bus stop on station forecourt.

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