You can get from Manchester to Ipswich by train, bus or flight.
To get from Manchester to Ipswich on Oct 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||172 miles (277 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$30 - $116|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $30 (€25) • 10 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $116 (€95) • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express, British Airways or|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 172 miles (277 km) between Manchester and Ipswich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $30 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express, British Airways or among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Ipswich.
There are 3 ways that you can travel to Ipswich from Manchester. You can take a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Ipswich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $30 (€25) compared to other travel options to Ipswich:
Taking a bus is about $85 (€70) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $116 (€95) for this journey.
Taking a bus is usually $67 (€55) less than taking a train to Ipswich, which costs on average $97 (€79) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Manchester to Ipswich is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.
There are alternative travel options to Ipswich that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 10 h of travel time.
In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 20 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 172 miles (277 km) between Manchester and Ipswich.
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Ipswich is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Ipswich from Manchester as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Manchester to Ipswich:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Ipswich, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before traveling from Manchester to Ipswich, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Manchester to Ipswich tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.