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Duration 2h 50m
Distance 128.2 miles
Average price £81
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dover and Ipswich takes 2h 50m and the fastest train takes 2h 24m. There is a train service every few hours from Dover to Ipswich. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Dover Priory
  2. Stratford (London)
  3. Ipswich
2h 33m
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£60 - £97

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No, there is no direct train from Dover to Ipswich. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Ipswich via Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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It is 65 miles from Dover to Ipswich. It is approximately 128.2 miles to drive.

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Dover to Ipswich train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Dover Priory station.

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Dover to Ipswich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Ipswich station.

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There are 154+ hotels available in Ipswich. Prices start at £75 per night.

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