There are 5 ways to get from Ipswich to Colchester Zoo by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train, bus • 1 h 16 min
Taxi • 25 min
$60 - $75
3 alternative options
Bus • 1 h 24 min
Bus, line 75 bus • 2 h 10 min
Drive • 25 min
$4 - $7
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to Colchester Zoo is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 25 min.
The quickest way to get from Ipswich to Colchester Zoo is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 25 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich to Colchester Zoo. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Stanway, Colchester Zoo via Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.
The distance between Ipswich and Colchester Zoo is 19 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.
The best way to get from Ipswich to Colchester Zoo without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs .
It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Ipswich to Colchester Zoo, including transfers.
Ipswich to Colchester Zoo bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Ipswich station.
Ipswich to Colchester Zoo bus services, operated by First in Essex, arrive at Stanway, Colchester Zoo station.
Yes, the driving distance between Ipswich to Colchester Zoo is 22 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Ipswich to Colchester Zoo.
There are 235+ hotels available in Colchester Zoo. Prices start at $69 USD per night.
What companies run services between Ipswich, England and Colchester Zoo, England?
You can take a bus from Ipswich to Colchester Zoo via Colchester, Colchester Town Centre, Osborne Street, and Stanway, Colchester Zoo in around 1 h 24 min.
Train from Ipswich to Colchester
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.
Bus from Ipswich to Colchester
- Ave. Duration
- 40 min
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- $6 - $9
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