There are 4 ways to get from Mansfield to Ipswich by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5 h 5 min

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

$64 - $102

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Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Mansfield to Stansted Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Ipswich National Express / ...

$38 - $67

2 alternative options

Bus, line 19 bus, line 14 bus, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from High Oakham, Alexandra Avenue to Victoria Bus Station
  2. Take the line 19 bus from Nottingham, Crown Court to Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (Regal Cinema) 19
  3. Take the line 14 bus from Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (3 Windsor Street) to Melton Mowbray, Memorial Hospital (19 Ankle Hill) 14 / ...
  4. Take the train from Melton Mowbray to Cambridge
  5. Take the train from Cambridge to Ipswich

$81 - $129

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Mansfield to Ipswich 149.5 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Mansfield to Ipswich. However, there are services departing from Mansfield and arriving at Ipswich via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mansfield to Ipswich. However, there are services departing from Mansfield and arriving at Ipswich via Nottingham and Ely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Mansfield and Ipswich is 124 miles. The road distance is 149.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Ipswich without a car is to train which takes 5 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Mansfield to Ipswich, including transfers.

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Mansfield to Ipswich bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Mansfield station.

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Mansfield to Ipswich train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Nottingham station.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Ipswich is to train which takes 5 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 30 min.

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Mansfield to Ipswich bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Ipswich station.

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Mansfield to Ipswich train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Ipswich station.

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Map of how to get from Mansfield to Ipswich.
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  • Distance: 124.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

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

You can take a train from Mansfield to Ipswich via Nottingham and Ely in around 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mansfield to Ipswich via Stansted Airport London in around 7 h 30 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Ely
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $27
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Ely to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Mansfield to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach East Midlands
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from High Oakham, Alexandra Avenue to Victoria Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from High Oakham, Alexandra Avenue to Victoria Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Nottingham, Crown Court to Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (Regal Cinema)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Bus from Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (3 Windsor Street) to Melton Mowbray, Memorial Hospital (19 Ankle Hill)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
centrebus.info

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Yes, the driving distance between Mansfield to Ipswich is 149 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to drive from Mansfield to Ipswich.

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