Birmingham to Ipswich train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Ipswich

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham to Ipswich is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
08:30AMBirmingham New Street4h00 12:30PMIpswich
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London Midland
09:54AMBirmingham New Street3h41 01:35PMIpswich
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CrossCountry
11:22AMBirmingham New Street4h04 03:26PMIpswich
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Avanti West Coast
11:30AMBirmingham New Street3h05 02:35PMIpswich
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Avanti West Coast
12:30PMBirmingham New Street4h00 04:30PMIpswich
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Train schedule from Birmingham to Ipswich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, December 4
Avanti West Coast
08:30AMBirmingham New Street4h00 12:30PMIpswich
2 transfers
London Midland
09:54AMBirmingham New Street3h41 01:35PMIpswich
2 transfers
CrossCountry
11:22AMBirmingham New Street4h04 03:26PMIpswich
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
11:30AMBirmingham New Street3h05 02:35PMIpswich
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
12:30PMBirmingham New Street4h00 04:30PMIpswich
2 transfers
CrossCountry
01:22PMBirmingham New Street4h01 05:23PMIpswich
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
01:50PMBirmingham New Street3h40 05:30PMIpswich
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
02:30PMBirmingham New Street4h00 06:30PMIpswich
2 transfers
CrossCountry
03:22PMBirmingham New Street4h01 07:23PMIpswich
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
03:30PMBirmingham New Street4h00 07:30PMIpswich
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
04:30PMBirmingham New Street4h00 08:30PMIpswich
2 transfers
CrossCountry
05:22PMBirmingham New Street3h59 09:21PMIpswich
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
05:30PMBirmingham New Street4h00 09:30PMIpswich
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
06:30PMBirmingham New Street3h05 09:35PMIpswich
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
07:30PMBirmingham New Street3h05 10:35PMIpswich
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:10PMBirmingham New Street3h26 11:36PMIpswich
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:30PMBirmingham New Street4h01 12:31AMIpswich
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:01PMBirmingham New Street9h04 08:05AMIpswich
3 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:01PMBirmingham New Street9h29 08:30AMIpswich
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Ipswich

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Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

4 h 21 m

Trains per day

19

Distance

213 km

It's difficult to get from Birmingham to Ipswich without transferring at least once.

Avanti West Coast
11:30AMBirmingham New Street3h05 02:35PMIpswich
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Avanti West Coast
06:30PMBirmingham New Street3h05 09:35PMIpswich
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Avanti West Coast
07:30PMBirmingham New Street3h05 10:35PMIpswich
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Avanti West Coast
08:10PMBirmingham New Street3h26 11:36PMIpswich
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Avanti West Coast
01:50PMBirmingham New Street3h40 05:30PMIpswich
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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Ipswich

distanceDistance132 miles (213 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$75 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency36 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country, Greater Anglia, Avanti West Coast or London Midland

Trains from Birmingham to Ipswich cover the 132 miles (213 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Greater Anglia, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Normally, there are 36 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $51 (€46), but the average price of train tickets is $75 (€67). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Ipswich.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia and CrossCountry from Birmingham to Ipswich trains

You can travel by train to Ipswich from Birmingham with Abellio Greater Anglia and CrossCountry for as low as $51 (€46). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train between Birmingham and Ipswich you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Birmingham and Ipswich online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Birmingham and Ipswich as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains from Birmingham to Ipswich start at $132 (€118) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 132 miles (213 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train to Ipswich from Birmingham. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Birmingham to Ipswich CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

CrossCountry from Birmingham to Ipswich train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 25 min
  • Average Price: $132
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

Save time and money by searching for and booking your Abellio Greater Anglia train to Ipswich from Birmingham online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest Abellio Greater Anglia train from Birmingham to Ipswich, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current Abellio Greater Anglia train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 132 miles (213 km) route to Ipswich from Birmingham as well as ticket information for the train (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Birmingham to Ipswich, you can check straight away if the Abellio Greater Anglia ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official Abellio Greater Anglia Birmingham to Ipswich train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Ipswich

    Travel Tips: 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 Birmingham to Ipswich.
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    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Birmingham to Ipswich for the next 7 days starting from $51 (€46)  one way.
    The Birmingham to Ipswich train ticket price is on average $75 (€67)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    The train distance from Birmingham to Ipswich is around 132 miles (213 km).
    The train time to Ipswich from Birmingham is on average 3 h 15 min  for the 132 miles (213 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Birmingham to Ipswich by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Ipswich.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Ipswich and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Ipswich.

    For the trip from Birmingham to Ipswich you can take a train with Cross Country, Greater Anglia, Avanti West Coast or London Midland. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Ipswich from Birmingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Ipswich is 36 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Birmingham to Ipswich at 5: 19 AM. The last train from Birmingham to Ipswich that you can take departs at 11: 10 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Birmingham to Ipswich schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    If you purchase a train ticket from Birmingham to Ipswich within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $75 (€67) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Birmingham and Ipswich are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Ipswich

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    The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your journey between Birmingham and Ipswich.
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    Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
    Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
    Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
    Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
    Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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