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There are 3 ways to get from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken by train, taxi or car

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  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Colchester
  2. Take the train from Colchester to Thorpe-le-Soken

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  1. Take a taxi from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken

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  1. Drive from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken

Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken by train

The train journey time between Ipswich and Thorpe-le-Soken is around 1h and covers a distance of around 32 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 16 min. The fastest train normally takes 42 min. Services are operated by Greater Anglia. Typically 261 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
44 min
Layover time:
16 min
Total time:
1h

Train route information

Fastest train time:
42 min
Train distance:
32 miles
Trains per week:
261
Cheapest price:
£14
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:44
Last train departs at:
23:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken is to drive, which costs £4 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at Thorpe-le-Soken via Colchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 16m.

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The distance between Ipswich and Thorpe-le-Soken is 14 miles. The road distance is 26.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken without a car is to train which takes 1h 16m and costs £13 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken, including transfers.

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Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Ipswich station.

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Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Thorpe-le-Soken station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken is 26 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken.

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Map of how to get from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken.
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  • Distance: 14 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

What companies run services between Ipswich, England and Thorpe-le-Soken, England?

You can take a train from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken via Colchester in around 1h 16m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Colchester
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£7 - £12
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Colchester to Thorpe-le-Soken
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ipswich to Thorpe-le-Soken
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Ipswich Cabs 289
Phone
+44 1473 289 289
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
ipswichcabs289.co.uk
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.co.uk

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