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from Sheffield to Ipswich

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Travel Information from Sheffield to Ipswich

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $71
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $31 (€25) • 8 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $71 (€58) • 3 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 142 miles (229 km) by bus or train between Sheffield and Ipswich. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€25). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Sheffield to Ipswich.

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Travel from Sheffield to Ipswich
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FAQs
How do I reach Ipswich from Sheffield?

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

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

The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Ipswich is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $31 (€25) compared to other travel options to Ipswich:

A bus is generally $41 (€33) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $71 (€58) from Sheffield to Ipswich.

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

The fastest way from Sheffield to Ipswich is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 46 min.

There are alternative travel options to Ipswich that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Ipswich by bus can take on average 8 h 50 min.

How far is Ipswich from Sheffield?

The distance is approximately 142 miles (229 km) from Sheffield to Ipswich.

How many services a day are there between Sheffield and Ipswich?

The average frequency per day from Sheffield to Ipswich is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

When traveling from Sheffield to Ipswich, where do I depart from Sheffield and where do I arrive in Ipswich?

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Sheffield to Ipswich depart from Sheffield, Brown Street to Ipswich, Copdock Interchange (Tesco).
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Sheffield to Ipswich depart from Sheffield to Ipswich.
Which travel companies can take me from Sheffield to Ipswich?

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

  • You can take a bus from Sheffield to Ipswich with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $31 (€25) with National Express from Sheffield to Ipswich.
  • You can go to Ipswich from Sheffield by train with Cross Country. You'll see cheap train tickets for $71 (€58) with Cross Country from Sheffield to Ipswich on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey from Sheffield to Ipswich ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Sheffield to Ipswich? Many Omio customers who go from Sheffield to Ipswich usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Norwich. If you're looking to explore London, Stansted or Norwich from Ipswich, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket from Sheffield to Ipswich online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Sheffield to Ipswich, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $31 (€25) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $71 (€58) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Sheffield to Ipswich online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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