Colchester to Ipswich by train
Travelling from Colchester to Ipswich by train
Fast trains from Colchester to Ipswich take around 17 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 25 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Colchester and Ipswich.
1. Are there direct trains from Colchester to Ipswich?
Direct trains from Colchester to Ipswich have been found.
We usually find around 50 direct trains on the route from Colchester to Ipswich every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 73 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Colchester to Ipswich?
The Colchester to Ipswich train travel time is normally about 17 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Colchester to Ipswich train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Ipswich is usually scheduled to depart Colchester around 05:40 and the last train is around 21:47.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Colchester around 05:40, and the last at 00:23.
What's the Colchester to Ipswich train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Colchester to Ipswich are $10.09, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $10, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Colchester to Ipswich train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Colchester to Ipswich by train.
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Which train companies operate between Colchester and Ipswich?
More than one train company operates on the route from Colchester to Ipswich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- Greater Anglia
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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