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Ipswich to Great Yarmouth by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 16m
  • Distance
    74 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 30m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Ipswich to Great Yarmouth by train

Fast trains from Ipswich to Great Yarmouth take around 1 hour and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 74 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ipswich and Great Yarmouth.

1. Are there direct trains from Ipswich to Great Yarmouth?

Journeys between Ipswich and Great Yarmouth usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Ipswich to Great Yarmouth 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 48 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Ipswich to Great Yarmouth?

The Ipswich to Great Yarmouth train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Ipswich to Great Yarmouth train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Great Yarmouth is usually scheduled to depart Ipswich around 06:39 and the last train is around 00:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ipswich around 07:10, and the last at 00:45.

When to book Ipswich to Great Yarmouth 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 Great Yarmouth by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ipswich and Great Yarmouth?

More than one train company operates on the route from Ipswich to Great Yarmouth, 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.

Great Yarmouth to Ipswich by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.