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There are 7 ways to get from Ipswich to York by train, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  3h 31m

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

$59 - $85

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  6h 1m

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

$95 - $172

Drive  •  3h 29m

  1. Drive from Ipswich to York 210.2 miles

$45 - $65

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York

$123 - $316

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to York

$154 - $381

Train to London City, fly to Newcastle, train  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to York

$124 - $444

Train to Norwich, fly to Manchester, train  •  5h 52m

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

$129 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Ipswich to York is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Ipswich to York is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ipswich to York. However, there are services departing from Ipswich and arriving at York via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Ipswich and York is 162 miles. The road distance is 210.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ipswich to York without a car is to train which takes 3h 31m and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3h 31m to get from Ipswich to York, including transfers.

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Ipswich to York train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Ipswich station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Ipswich to York train services, operated by LNER, arrive at York station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ipswich to York is 210 miles. It takes approximately 3h 29m to drive from Ipswich to York.

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  • Distance: 161.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 31m

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

You can take a train from Ipswich to York via Peterborough in around 3h 31m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
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
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Ely
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Norwich
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to York
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to York
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to York
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45

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