Lowestoft to Ely by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:42
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 40m

Travelling from Lowestoft to Ely by train

The fastest trains from Lowestoft to Ely take around 1 hour and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 101 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lowestoft and Ely.

Journeys between Lowestoft and Ely usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Lowestoft to Ely 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 18 departures. The duration is normally about 1 hour and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Ely is usually scheduled to depart Lowestoft around 05:42 and the last train is around 23:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lowestoft around 06:38, and the last at 23:35.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Lowestoft to Ely 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 Lowestoft to Ely by train.

Which trains operate between Lowestoft and Ely?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • East Midlands Trains
  • 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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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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