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There are 12 ways to get from Ipswich to Bangor by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$156 - $276

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Bus  •  13h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Ipswich to Stansted Airport London 250
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth 777
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd

$51 - $86

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
  4. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$146 - $245

Train, bus  •  10h 53m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Bangor, Gwynedd

$123 - $176

Drive  •  4h 54m

  1. Drive from Ipswich to Bangor 288.7 miles

$60 - $90

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$168 - $431

Train to Norwich, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$143 - $320

Train to Cambridge, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Cambridge
  2. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$120 - $370

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  5. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$141 - $320

Fly London Stansted to Liverpool, train  •  10h 16m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Liverpool (LPL) STN - LPL
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$106 - $250

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Anglesey  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
  3. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY

$148 - $309

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  9h 12m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
  4. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
  5. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$171 - $371

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The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to Bangor is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Ipswich to Bangor is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich to Bangor. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Bangor, Gwynedd via Stansted Airport London and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ipswich to Bangor. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Bangor (Gwynedd) via Cambridge, Birmingham New Street and Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 17m.

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The distance between Ipswich and Bangor is 237 miles. The road distance is 288.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ipswich to Bangor without a car is to train which takes 5h 51m and costs £120 - £220.

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It takes approximately 5h 51m to get from Ipswich to Bangor, including transfers.

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Ipswich to Bangor bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Ipswich station.

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

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The best way to get from Ipswich to Bangor is to train which takes 5h 51m and costs £120 - £220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £70 and takes 13h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Ipswich to Bangor.
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  • Distance: 237.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 51m

What companies run services between Ipswich, England and Bangor, Wales?

You can take a train from Ipswich to Bangor via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Euston Square station, London Euston, and Chester in around 5h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ipswich to Bangor via Stansted Airport London and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 13h 50m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Bergerac
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Porto
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Faro
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from London Stansted to Liverpool via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Ely
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Norwich
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Shrewsbury to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$45 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Single
$130 - $190
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Bus from Ipswich to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Ipswich to Bangor bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bangor, Gwynedd station.

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Ipswich to Bangor train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Bangor (Gwynedd) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipswich to Bangor is 289 miles. It takes approximately 4h 54m to drive from Ipswich to Bangor.

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