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from Ipswich to Liverpool

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Travel Information to Liverpool from Ipswich

distanceDistance196 miles (316 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £103
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 11 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £103 • 4 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or East Midlands Trains

Take a coach or train to travel 196 miles (316 km) from Ipswich to Liverpool. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or East Midlands Trains among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Ipswich to Liverpool.

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FAQs
What are my travel options from Ipswich to Liverpool?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Ipswich to Liverpool. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Ipswich to Liverpool?

The cheapest way from Ipswich to Liverpool is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £17 compared to other travel options to Liverpool:

A coach is £85 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Ipswich to Liverpool costing on average £103.

What is the fastest way to get from Ipswich to Liverpool?

The fastest way from Ipswich to Liverpool is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 10 min.

Other travel options from Ipswich to Liverpool can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Liverpool by coach can take on average 11 h 55 min.

How far is Liverpool from Ipswich?

Liverpool is approximately 196 miles (316 km) away from Ipswich.

How many services a day are there to Liverpool from Ipswich?

The average frequency per day from Ipswich to Liverpool is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Ipswich and Liverpool as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Ipswich? Where do I arrive in Liverpool?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Ipswich to Liverpool:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco) and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
  • Most travellers board their train from Ipswich and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.
Which travel operators can get me from Ipswich to Liverpool?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Ipswich to Liverpool:

  • You can travel from Ipswich to Liverpool by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £17 with National Express from Ipswich to Liverpool.
  • You can take a train from Ipswich to Liverpool with East Midlands Trains. Cheap tickets can be found for £103 with East Midlands Trains from Ipswich to Liverpool.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Ipswich to Liverpool?
Omio customers who travel from Ipswich to Liverpool often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester or Edinburgh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Liverpool and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Ipswich to Liverpool online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Ipswich to Liverpool, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £17 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is £103 one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Ipswich to Liverpool tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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