How to get from Ipswich to Southwold

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. X88 / ...

$18 - $26

Cheapest option

Line 64 bus, bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. 64
  2. X88 / ...

$13 - $16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. 34.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  49 min

  1. 34.6 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  49 min

  1. 34.6 miles

$70 - $100

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

You can take a bus from Ipswich to Southwold via Saxmundham, Street Farm Road, Saxmundham, Railway Station, and Halesworth, Railway Station in around 3 h 14 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Konectbus
Phone
+44 1362 851210
Website
konectbus.co.uk
Bus from Halesworth, Railway Station to Southwold, Kings Head
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
konectbus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cambridge und East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ipswich to Southwold
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$70 - $100
Taxi from Ipswich to Southwold
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ipswich and Southwold is 46 km. The road distance is 55 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to Southwold is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Ipswich to Southwold is to taxi which takes 49 min and costs £65 - £85.

No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich to Southwold. However, there are services departing from Ipswich, Cobden Place and arriving at Southwold, Kings Head via Saxmundham, Railway Station and Halesworth, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Ipswich to Southwold, including transfers.