Duration 5h 19m
Distance 228 km
Average price 245€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ipswich and Rotterdam takes 5h 19m and the fastest train takes 4h 48m. The train service runs several times per day from Ipswich to Rotterdam. 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. Ipswich
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Rotterdam
5h 36m
159€ - 406€

Ipswich to Rotterdam train times

Trains run twice daily between Ipswich and Rotterdam. The service departs Ipswich at 15:43 in the afternoon, which arrives into Rotterdam at 21:32. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Ipswich to Rotterdam? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Ipswich to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Liverpool Street station and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 36m.

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The distance between Ipswich and Rotterdam is 228 km.

Ipswich to Rotterdam train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Ipswich station.

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Ipswich to Rotterdam train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Rotterdam is 1h ahead of Ipswich. It is currently 6:43 PM in Ipswich and 7:43 PM in Rotterdam.

There are 813+ hotels available in Rotterdam. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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