Ipswich to Bath by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:09
  • Last train
    22:43
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 36m

Travelling from Ipswich to Bath by train

Fast trains from Ipswich to Bath take around 3 hours and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 253 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ipswich and Bath.

Are there direct trains from Ipswich to Bath?

Journeys between Ipswich and Bath usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Ipswich to Bath every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 35 departures.

How long is the train journey from Ipswich to Bath?

The Ipswich to Bath train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Ipswich to Bath train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bath is usually scheduled to depart Ipswich around 06:12 and the last train is around 22:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ipswich around 05:43, and the last at 22:43.

When to book Ipswich to Bath 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 Ipswich to Bath by train.

Which train companies operate between Ipswich and Bath?

More than one train company operates on the route from Ipswich to Bath, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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