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.
The average ticket from Ipswich to Manchester will cost around £ 76 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 57.
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3 h 54 m
4 h 28 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Ipswich to Manchester without changing at least once.
|Distance||172 miles (277 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||£108 (€122)|
|Train frequency||17 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 17 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Ipswich to Manchester cover the 172 miles (277 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 17 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £108, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Ipswich and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Ipswich and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Ipswich, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Ipswich.
The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Manchester.
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