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Durham to Ipswich by train

  • First train
    04:59
  • Last train
    23:12
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 57m
  • Distance
    353 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    31
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 18m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Durham to Ipswich by train

Fast trains from Durham to Ipswich take around 3 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 353 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Durham and Ipswich.

1. Are there direct trains from Durham to Ipswich?

Journeys between Durham and Ipswich usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Durham to Ipswich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 34 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Durham to Ipswich?

The Durham to Ipswich train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Durham to Ipswich train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ipswich is usually scheduled to depart Durham around 04:59 and the last train is around 22:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Durham around 04:59, and the last at 23:12.

When to book Durham to Ipswich train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Durham to Ipswich by train.

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Which train companies operate between Durham and Ipswich?

More than one train company operates on the route from Durham to Ipswich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Northern
  • Greater Anglia
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Ipswich to Durham by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.