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from Norwich to Ipswich

You can get from Norwich to Ipswich by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Norwich to Ipswich on Oct 19 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00AMNorwich0h33 08:33AMIpswich
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01:00AMNorwich, Bus Station10h20 11:20AMIpswich
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09:32AMNorwich0h37 10:09AMIpswich
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09:04AMNorwich0h39 09:43AMIpswich
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08:03AMNorwich0h40 08:43AMIpswich
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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Oct 19
$27Greater Anglia
$27National Express
Oct 20
$27Greater Anglia
$28National Express
Oct 21
$27Greater Anglia
$22National Express
Oct 22
$27Greater Anglia
$24National Express
Oct 23
$27Greater Anglia
$32National Express

Travel Information from Norwich to Ipswich

distanceDistance39 miles (63 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $62
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $27 (€22) • 33 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $27 (€22) • 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Greater Anglia

Travel 39 miles (63 km) by bus or train between Norwich and Ipswich. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 33 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Greater Anglia among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Norwich to Ipswich.

Travel Tips

Travel from Norwich 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 Norwich to Ipswich.
How do I travel from Norwich to Ipswich?

There are 2 ways to get from Norwich to Ipswich: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Norwich to Ipswich?

The cheapest way to travel to Ipswich from Norwich is by taking a train with an average price of $27 (€22).

This is compared to other travel options to Ipswich:

Taking a train is usually $36 (€29) less than taking a bus to Ipswich, which costs on average $62 (€51) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Norwich to Ipswich?

The fastest way to get to Ipswich from Norwich is by train with an average travel time of 33 min.

Other travel options to Ipswich can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Ipswich by bus can take on average 7 h 55 min.

What is the distance from Norwich to Ipswich?

The distance is approximately 39 miles (63 km) from Norwich to Ipswich.

How many services a day are there to Ipswich from Norwich?

The average frequency per day from Norwich to Ipswich is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Ipswich from Norwich as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Norwich to Ipswich?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Norwich, Bus Station and arrive in Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco).
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Norwich to Ipswich depart from Norwich to Ipswich.
Which travel companies can take me from Norwich to Ipswich?

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

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Ipswich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Norwich to Ipswich tickets on Omio for $62 (€51).
  • Travel with Greater Anglia for trains to Ipswich. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Greater Anglia Norwich to Ipswich tickets on Omio for $27 (€22).
Can I travel directly to Ipswich from Norwich?

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

  • You can find 16 direct trains per day to Ipswich with Greater Anglia.

Direct services to Ipswich tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Norwich to Ipswich?
Omio customers who travel from Norwich to Ipswich often also extend their vacation to go to London, Stansted or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Ipswich and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book tickets between Norwich and Ipswich online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $62 (€51) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $27 (€22) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Norwich 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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