How to get from Leeds to Ipswich

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Travel Information to Ipswich from Leeds

distanceDistance164 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £19 • 3 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Greater Anglia

Travel 164 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Leeds to Ipswich. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Greater Anglia among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Leeds to Ipswich.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds 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 Leeds to Ipswich.

There are 4 travel options from Leeds to Ipswich: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Ipswich. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Ipswich:

A ferry is about £18 less than a coach, which costs on average £18 for this journey.

A ferry is about £2 less than a flight, which costs on average £2 for this journey.

A ferry is generally £19 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £19 from Leeds to Ipswich.

The fastest way to get to Ipswich from Leeds is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 42 min.

There are alternative travel options to Ipswich that can usually take longer:

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The Leeds to Ipswich distance is approximately 164 miles.

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Ipswich is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Leeds to Ipswich as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and arrive in Ipswich, Tower Ramparts.
  • Most travellers take a train from Leeds Railway Station to Ipswich.

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

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Ipswich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Leeds to Ipswich tickets on Omio for £18.
  • Travel with Greater Anglia for trains to Ipswich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Greater Anglia Leeds to Ipswich tickets on Omio for £19.

Yes, there are direct routes from Leeds to Ipswich with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct coaches to take to Ipswich with.
  • You'll find direct train services to Ipswich with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Ipswich tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

Looking to extend your trip from Leeds to Ipswich? Many Omio customers who go from Leeds to Ipswich usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Norwich. If you're looking to explore London, Stansted or Norwich from Ipswich, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip to Ipswich from Leeds, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £18 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £2 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £19 one way.

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

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