Newark to Ipswich by train

  • First train
    05:35
  • Last train
    23:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 20m
  • Distance
    175 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    26
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 29m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Newark to Ipswich by train

Fast trains from Newark to Ipswich take around 2 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 175 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newark and Ipswich.

1. Are there direct trains from Newark to Ipswich?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Newark 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 35 departures.

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

The Newark to Ipswich train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Ipswich is usually scheduled to depart Newark around 06:06 and the last train is around 23:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newark around 05:35, and the last at 22:25.

When to book Newark 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 Newark to Ipswich by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newark and Ipswich?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • East Coast
  • Greater Anglia
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • UK Rail Connections

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

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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.