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Train Information from Southampton to Ipswich

distanceDistance135 miles (218 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£66 (€74)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day

Trains from Southampton to Ipswich cover the 135 miles (218 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £66. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Ipswich.

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Trains from Southampton to Ipswich
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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Ipswich from Southampton cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Ipswich from Southampton to cost as little as £39  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Southampton to Ipswich?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Southampton to Ipswich train price to come in at an average of £66  one way.
How many miles is it from Southampton to Ipswich by train?
The train distance from Southampton to Ipswich is around 135 miles (218 km).
How long does it take from Southampton to Ipswich by train?
While the time it takes to travel 135 miles (218 km) to Ipswich from Southampton can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Southampton to Ipswich is on average 3 h 38 min.
Which train station from Southampton to Ipswich do I depart from? Which Ipswich train station from Southampton do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Southampton Central   and arriving in Ipswich.

Where is the train station in Southampton to go to Ipswich? Where is the train station in Ipswich located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Southampton Central and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Ipswich and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Ipswich.

How many trains per day are there to Ipswich from Southampton?
The average number of trains departing Southampton for Ipswich is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Southampton to Ipswich? When does the last train depart from Southampton to Ipswich?
The first train from Southampton to Ipswich leaves at 08: 30   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 30. Omio shows you the latest train from Southampton to Ipswich times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Ipswich from Southampton for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Southampton to Ipswich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £66 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Southampton to Ipswich a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Ipswich
The major railway station for departures from Southampton is Southampton Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Southampton Central for your trip from Southampton to Ipswich.