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from Leicester to Ipswich

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Travel Information to Ipswich from Leicester

distanceDistance104 miles (168 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $114
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€20) • 7 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $114 (€93) • 3 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 104 miles (168 km) from Leicester to Ipswich. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leicester to Ipswich.

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Travel from Leicester 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 Leicester to Ipswich.
How do I reach Ipswich from Leicester?

There are 2 travel options from Leicester to Ipswich: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Leicester and Ipswich?

The cheapest way to go to Ipswich from Leicester is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ipswich:

Taking a bus is about $90 (€73) less than taking a train, which costs on average $114 (€93) for this route.

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

The fastest way to get to Ipswich from Leicester is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Ipswich can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 30 min.

What is the distance from Leicester to Ipswich?

You should expect to travel around 104 miles (168 km) between Leicester and Ipswich.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leicester to Ipswich:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and arrive in Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco).
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Leicester to Ipswich depart from Leicester to Ipswich.
Which travel companies can take me from Leicester to Ipswich?

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

  • You can travel from Leicester to Ipswich by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€20) with National Express from Leicester to Ipswich.
  • You can go to Ipswich from Leicester by train with Cross Country. You'll see cheap train tickets for $114 (€93) with Cross Country from Leicester to Ipswich on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel to Ipswich from Leicester?
Your trip from Leicester to Ipswich doesn't have to end in Ipswich. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Norwich. If you’d like to add London, Stansted or Norwich to your Leicester to Ipswich tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Ipswich today!
How far in advance should I buy my Leicester to Ipswich one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $24 (€20) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $114 (€93) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Leicester to Ipswich 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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