Ipswich to Cambridge train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Ipswich to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for Apr 23


Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m


1 h 20 m

Trains per day



73 km

Cheap train tickets from Ipswich to start from $24 with an average ticket price of $25.

The fastest train from Ipswich to takes 1h 20m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 20m and covers a distance of 73 km.

4 trains that leave Ipswich for every day with 4 travelling directly.

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Overview: Train from Ipswich to Cambridge

distanceDistance45 miles (72 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€21)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAbellio Greater Anglia

Trains from Ipswich to Cambridge cover the 45 miles (72 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 17 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $24 (€21), but the average price of train tickets is $24 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Ipswich and arrive in Cambridge.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia from Ipswich to Cambridge trains

For as little as $40 (€35) you can travel by train from Ipswich to Cambridge with Abellio Greater Anglia. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Abellio Greater Anglia from Ipswich to Cambridge train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: $40
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Trains from Ipswich to Cambridge

FAQs: Travel by train from Ipswich to Cambridge 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 Ipswich to Cambridge.
Cheap train tickets from Ipswich to Cambridge can start from as little as $24 (€21) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Ipswich to Cambridge is $24 (€21); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Ipswich to Cambridge is on average 1 h 17 min   for the 45 mile (72 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Ipswich and Cambridge by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Ipswich to Cambridge leaves at 6: 17 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Ipswich to Cambridge leaves at 7: 14 PM.
There are 25 trains a day from Ipswich to Cambridge which require at least one change with Abellio Greater Anglia. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Ipswich to Cambridge train with Abellio Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Cambridge from Ipswich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 14 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Ipswich, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cambridge, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Ipswich to Cambridge is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Ipswich and Cambridge including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Ipswich and Cambridge

Ipswich is the most popular Ipswich railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Ipswich for your trip to Cambridge.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3450507080
Public transit options for Ipswich
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at bus stop on station forecourt.
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