There are 7 ways to get from Ipswich to Peak District National Park by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Doncaster

$72 - $164

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Ipswich to Stansted Airport London 250
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green
  3. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Sheffield

$43 - $70

5 alternative options

Train East Midlands Trains  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Sheffield

$60 - $139

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Ipswich to Peak District National Park 194.8 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Norwich, fly, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale

$114 - $254

Train, Tube to London Heathrow, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale

$141 - $366

Train to Southend, fly, train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Shenfield
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale

$111 - $383

What companies run services between Ipswich, England and Peak District National Park, England?

You can take a train from Ipswich to Peak District National Park via Peterborough, Doncaster, Sheffield, and Edale in around 5 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ipswich to Peak District National Park via Stansted Airport London, London Golders Green, Sheffield, Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange D2), Bamford, Bus Turnaround (Rail Station), Bamford, and Edale in around 10 h 9 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Ely
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Norwich
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $70
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edale
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Single
$15 - $23
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Ipswich to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Golders Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ipswich and Peak District National Park is 247 km. The road distance is 312 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to Peak District National Park is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Ipswich to Peak District National Park is to drive which takes 3 h 33 min and costs £29 - £45.

No, there is no direct train from Ipswich to Peak District National Park. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Edale via Peterborough, Doncaster and Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Ipswich to Peak District National Park, including transfers.