There are 5 ways to get from Ipswich to Lavenham by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 753 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Bury St Edmunds
  2. Take the line 753 bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Lavenham, Norman Way 753

$22 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus, line 753 bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Sudbury, Bus Station 91
  2. Take the line 753 bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Lavenham, Norman Way 753

$15

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ipswich to Lavenham 19.2 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Ipswich to Lavenham 19.2 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ipswich to Lavenham 19.2 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich station to Lavenham. However, there are services departing from Old Cattle Market Bus Station and arriving at Lavenham, Norman Way via Sudbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Ipswich and Lavenham is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ipswich to Lavenham without a car is to train and line 753 bus which takes 1 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Ipswich to Lavenham, including transfers.

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Ipswich to Lavenham bus services, operated by Beestons, arrive at Old Cattle Market Bus Station.

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Ipswich to Lavenham bus services, operated by Chambers, arrive at Lavenham, Norman Way station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipswich to Lavenham is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Ipswich to Lavenham.

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There are 237+ hotels available in Lavenham. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ipswich to Lavenham.
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  • Distance: 15.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

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

You can take a bus from Ipswich to Lavenham via Sudbury, Bus Station in around 2 h 21 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Arc Shopping Centre to Lavenham, Norman Way
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Lavenham, Norman Way
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Beestons
Website
beestons.co.uk
Bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Sudbury, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
beestons.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ipswich to Lavenham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$40 - $60
Taxi from Ipswich to Lavenham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk

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