There are 5 ways to get from South Benfleet to Ipswich by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich

$41 - $59

Cheapest option

Line 22 bus, line 100 bus, train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 22 bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 22
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 100 / ...
  3. Take the train from Chelmsford to Ipswich

$29 - $37

3 alternative options

Line 3 bus, train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Hadleigh, Rectory Close to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 3
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Ipswich

$29 - $37

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from South Benfleet to Ipswich 53.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Ipswich 53.4 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from South Benfleet to Ipswich. However, there are services departing from Benfleet and arriving at Ipswich via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Ipswich is 44 miles. The road distance is 53.4 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Ipswich without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from South Benfleet to Ipswich, including transfers.

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South Benfleet to Ipswich train services, operated by c2c, depart from Benfleet station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Ipswich is 53 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from South Benfleet to Ipswich.

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There are 243+ hotels available in Ipswich. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Benfleet to Ipswich.
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  • Distance: 43.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

What companies run services between South Benfleet, England and Ipswich, England?

You can take a train from South Benfleet to Ipswich via London Fenchurch Street and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from South Benfleet, Kents Hill Road (Primary School) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
firstgroup.com
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Hadleigh, Rectory Close to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from South Benfleet to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com

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