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Travelling from Lancaster to Ipswich by train

Fast trains from Lancaster to Ipswich take around 4 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 345 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lancaster and Ipswich.

Are there direct trains from Lancaster to Ipswich?

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

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Lancaster to Ipswich 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 24 departures.

How long is the train journey from Lancaster to Ipswich?

The Lancaster to Ipswich train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lancaster to Ipswich train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ipswich is usually scheduled to depart Lancaster around 05:13 and the last train is around 20:56. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lancaster around 05:38, and the last at 21:02.

When to book Lancaster 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 Lancaster to Ipswich by train.

Which train companies operate between Lancaster and Ipswich?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • Virgin 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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