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

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Train, bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Saxmundham
  2. Take the bus from Saxmundham, Street Farm Road to Leiston, Library 64 / ...

$15 - $19

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Bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipswich, Northgate Street to Leiston, Library 64 / ...

$11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ipswich to Leiston 24.7 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Ipswich to Leiston 24.7 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ipswich to Leiston 24.7 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to Leiston is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipswich to Leiston is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ipswich, Northgate Street and arriving at Leiston, Library. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between Ipswich and Leiston is 21 miles. The road distance is 24.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Ipswich to Leiston without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs £11 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Ipswich to Leiston, including transfers.

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Ipswich to Leiston bus services, operated by First in Norfolk & Suffolk, depart from Ipswich, Northgate Street station.

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Ipswich to Leiston bus services, operated by First in Norfolk & Suffolk, arrive at Leiston, Library station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipswich to Leiston is 25 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Ipswich to Leiston.

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There are 355+ hotels available in Leiston. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 20.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

First in Norfolk & Suffolk operates a bus from Ipswich to Leiston hourly. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Saxmundham, Street Farm Road to Leiston, Library
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Ipswich, Northgate Street to Leiston, Library
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Website
firstgroup.com
Coastal Accessible Transport
Website
cats-paws.co.uk
Bus from Saxmundham, Railway Station to Leiston, Library
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
cats-paws.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ipswich to Leiston
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$50 - $75
Taxi from Ipswich to Leiston
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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