The cheapest trains from London to Ipswich

Showing times and prices for 27 Oct

Cheapest

£11

Average

£31

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 London to Ipswich will cost around £ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

Cheapest
13:00London Liverpool Street1h06 14:06Ipswich
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£111One-way
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10:30London Liverpool Street1h11 11:41Ipswich
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£111One-way
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12:30London Liverpool Street1h08 13:38Ipswich
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£111One-way
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09:30London Liverpool Street1h10 10:40Ipswich
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£111One-way
Cheapest
08:30London Liverpool Street1h11 09:41Ipswich
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£111One-way

Timetable London to Ipswich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wed, 27 Oct
08:00London Liverpool Street1h16 09:16Ipswich
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08:06London Liverpool Street1h25 09:31Ipswich
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08:30London Liverpool Street1h11 09:41Ipswich
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09:00London Liverpool Street1h06 10:06Ipswich
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09:02London Liverpool Street1h23 10:25Ipswich
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09:30London Liverpool Street1h10 10:40Ipswich
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10:00London Liverpool Street1h05 11:05Ipswich
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10:02London Liverpool Street1h24 11:26Ipswich
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10:30London Liverpool Street1h11 11:41Ipswich
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11:00London Liverpool Street1h06 12:06Ipswich
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11:02London Liverpool Street1h23 12:25Ipswich
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11:30London Liverpool Street1h10 12:40Ipswich
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12:00London Liverpool Street1h06 13:06Ipswich
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12:02London Liverpool Street1h23 13:25Ipswich
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12:30London Liverpool Street1h08 13:38Ipswich
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13:00London Liverpool Street1h06 14:06Ipswich
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13:02London Liverpool Street1h23 14:25Ipswich
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13:30London Liverpool Street1h08 14:38Ipswich
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14:00London Liverpool Street1h06 15:06Ipswich
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14:02London Liverpool Street1h23 15:25Ipswich
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14:30London Liverpool Street1h08 15:38Ipswich
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Tue
26 Oct
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£15National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£10National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£11National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£13National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£13National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£16Greater Anglia
£13National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£10National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£13National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£13National Express
Sat
6 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£10National Express
Wed
10 Nov
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£13National Express
Thu
11 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£13National Express
Fri
12 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£11National Express
Sat
13 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Sun
14 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£13National Express

The fastest trains from London to Ipswich

Showing times and prices for 27 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 5 m

Average

1 h 13 m

Trains per day

21

Distance

107 km

Of the 21 trains that leave London for Ipswich every day 21 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 107 km distance in an average of 1 h 13 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 5 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 25 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:00London Liverpool Street1h05 11:05Ipswich
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£501One-way
14:00London Liverpool Street1h06 15:06Ipswich
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£161One-way
13:00London Liverpool Street1h06 14:06Ipswich
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£111One-way
11:00London Liverpool Street1h06 12:06Ipswich
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£161One-way
12:00London Liverpool Street1h06 13:06Ipswich
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£111One-way

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Train Information to Ipswich from London

distanceDistance66 miles (107 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia

Trains from London to Ipswich cover the 66 miles (107 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 6 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Ipswich.

Trains from London to Ipswich

Abellio Greater Anglia operates frequent direct trains from London to Ipswich. The first train leaves Liverpool Street station at 6:00 a.m. and there are three departures an hour for most of the day. The final connection to Ipswich leaves at 11:30 p.m. Journey times range from 1 hour and 30 minutes to 1 hour and 30 minutes. Sunday services are less frequent, with a first departure at 8:00 a.m.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Ipswich?

Departure Station: London Liverpool Street station is located on the eastern side of the city centre. There is a local bus terminus adjacent to the station, offering routes around the city. Underground connections operate on four lines. Taxis are available from the level above the platforms.

Arrival Station: Ipswich station is situated around 20 minutes walk south-west of the town centre. Three bus stands outside the station entrance offer connections around the town, with routes 15 and 16 linking the town centre. The taxi rank is at the front of the station.

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Trains from London 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 London to Ipswich.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Ipswich from London cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Ipswich from London for the next 7 days starting from £11  one way.
What is the average price of train tickets to Ipswich from London?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Ipswich train prices are on average £17  one way.
What is the distance between London and Ipswich via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between London and Ipswich via train to be approximately 66 miles (107 km).
What is the average London to Ipswich train duration?
On average the train from London to Ipswich duration is 1 h 6 min  for the 66 miles (107 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from London to Ipswich, which train station in London do I depart from and which train station in Ipswich do I arrive in?

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

Where is the train station in London? Where is the train station in Ipswich?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of London.

The most popular arrival train station, Ipswich, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Ipswich.

What train providers offer a service to Ipswich from London?
For the best London to Ipswich train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Ipswich from London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Is there a direct train from London to Ipswich?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from London to Ipswich with Greater Anglia, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from London to Ipswich?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from London to Ipswich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from London to Ipswich? When does the last train depart from London to Ipswich?
The first train from London to Ipswich leaves at 07: 30   and the last train for this leaves at 10: 07. Omio shows you the latest train from London to Ipswich schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I purchase London to Ipswich train tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from London to Ipswich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £17 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Ipswich from London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Ipswich
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your trip from London to Ipswich.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Ticket office hours
Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Connections to/from station
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar