There are 4 ways to get from Ipswich to Gravesend by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)

$42 - $61

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Bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipswich to Brentwood National Express
  2. Take the bus from Brentwood, High Street (Argos) to Tilbury, Fort Road (Tilbury Ferry) X81h

$16 - $20

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Chelmsford
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) 100

$32 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Ipswich to Gravesend 75.7 miles

$16 - $24

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No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich to Gravesend. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Tilbury, Fort Road (Tilbury Ferry) via Brentwood, High Street (Argos). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ipswich to Gravesend. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Gravesend via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Ipswich and Gravesend is 55 miles. The road distance is 75.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ipswich to Gravesend without a car is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Ipswich to Gravesend, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Ipswich to Gravesend is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 28 min.

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Ipswich to Gravesend bus services, operated by Ensign Bus, arrive at Tilbury, Fort Road (Tilbury Ferry) station.

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Ipswich to Gravesend train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Stratford (London) station.

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Map of how to get from Ipswich to Gravesend.
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  • Distance: 54.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Ipswich, England and Gravesend, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Ipswich to Gravesend hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ipswich to Gravesend via Brentwood and Brentwood, High Street (Argos) in around 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $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
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Website
firstgroup.com
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 Ipswich to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ensign Bus
Website
ensignbus.com
Bus from Brentwood, High Street (Argos) to Tilbury, Fort Road (Tilbury Ferry)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Website
ensignbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipswich to Gravesend is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Ipswich to Gravesend.

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There are 405+ hotels available in Gravesend. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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