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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar

$109 - $289

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipswich to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus

$30 - $42

10 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700 / ...

$64 - $99

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Ipswich to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Paris

$234 - $266

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ipswich to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Paris

$87 - $135

Train to London City, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Paris Orly (ORY) LCY - ORY

$130 - $1,459

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Paris CDG (CDG) LHR - CDG

$123 - $339

Train to London Stansted, fly to Limoges  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Limoges (LIG) STN - LIG

$71 - $268

Train to London Stansted, fly to Toulouse  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Toulouse (TLS) STN - TLS

$41 - $155

Train to London Stansted, fly to Nice  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Nice (NCE) STN - NCE

$77 - $237

Train to Southend, fly to Lyon  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Shenfield
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Lyon (LYS) SEN - LYS

$70 - $1,566

Train to Southend, fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Shenfield
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Paris CDG (CDG) SEN - CDG

$73 - $247

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to France is to bus which costs £22 - £35 and takes 11 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipswich to France is to train which costs £80 - £220 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Ipswich and France is 381 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Ipswich to France, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich to France. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Notre-Dame - Quai De Montebello via London and Gare De Bercy - Popb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Ipswich, England and France?

You can take a train from Ipswich to Paris via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, and Paris Nord in around 4 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ipswich to Paris via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Paris City Center - Bercy, and Gare De Bercy - Popb in around 11 h 24 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Nice via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Southend to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $260
Flights from Southend to Lyon via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $260
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nice via Figari
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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