How to get from Cardiff to Ipswich

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Travel Information to Ipswich from Cardiff

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £44 • 4 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreat Western Railway

Travel 189 miles (305 km) by train between Cardiff and Ipswich. Great Western Railway is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Ipswich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cardiff to Ipswich

Travel 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 Cardiff to Ipswich.

Your travel option from Cardiff to Ipswich includes taking a train.

Going by train is the quickest way from Cardiff to Ipswich with an average travel time of 4 h 15 min.

Ipswich is approximately 189 miles (305 km) away from Cardiff.

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Ipswich is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Ipswich from Cardiff as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cardiff to Ipswich:

  • Trains mostly leave from Cardiff Central and tend to arrive in Ipswich.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cardiff to Ipswich, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Great Western Railway can take you to Ipswich by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Great Western Railway from Cardiff to Ipswich for £44.
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When planning your trip from Cardiff to Ipswich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets cost £44 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Cardiff and Ipswich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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