Ipswich to York by train
Travelling from Ipswich to York by train
Fast trains from Ipswich to York take around 2 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 260 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ipswich and York.
1. Are there direct trains from Ipswich to York?
Journeys between Ipswich and York usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Ipswich to York every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 30 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Ipswich to York?
The Ipswich to York train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Ipswich to York train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to York is usually scheduled to depart Ipswich around 06:00 and the last train is around 22:43.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Ipswich to York train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Ipswich to York are $23.22.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $23 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $48. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Ipswich to York 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 York by train.
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Which train companies operate between Ipswich and York?
More than one train company operates on the route from Ipswich to York, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- East Coast
- Grand Central
- Grand Central Railway
- Greater Anglia
- London North Eastern Railway
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
York to Ipswich by train