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Leeds to Ipswich

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How to get from Leeds to Ipswich?

We are suggesting 12 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Leeds Ipswich. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Leeds Ipswich

For your trip from Leeds (England, United Kingdom) to Ipswich (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 165 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Ipswich from Leeds without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines Leeds-Nottingham and Nottingham-Ipswich.
You will board a coach of National Express in Leeds. The bus will drop you off at Nottingham bus station (0.4 mi from Nottingham, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Leeds bus station (3723.3 mi from Leeds) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Nottingham. Once arrived in Nottingham, take another coach of National Express that will take you to Ipswich bus station (England United Kingdom).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Leeds to Ipswich without changing trains but some trains run on lines Leeds-Peterborough and Peterborough-Ipswich allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains of East Coast to Peterborough leave from Leeds railway station in Leeds. Arrival in Peterborough will take place at Peterborough station (0.4 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Peterborough where the train operated by Greater Anglia leave for Ipswich.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Peterborough-Ipswich will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by train in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between Leeds and Ipswich?

Railway companies
Northern Rail provides a rail connection Leeds-Nottingham with the train from Leeds railway station (0.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Nottingham at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
First TransPennine Express transports passengers on a rail line from Leeds to Manchester with the train which leaves Leeds station to arrive at Manchester Piccadilly railway station (England United Kingdom)
East Midlands Trains operates the train journey Leeds-Leicester with the train from Leeds railway station (0.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Leicester at arrival (0.5 mi from centre)
East Coast provides a rail connection from Leeds to Peterborough with the train which leaves Leeds station to arrive at Peterborough railway station (England United Kingdom)
Greater Anglia transports passengers on a rail line Peterborough-Ipswich with the train from Peterborough railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Ipswich at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
Bus companies
National Express operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of Leeds in Leeds and to the one of Nottingham (England United Kingdom) and between the city of Nottingham (serving Nottingham bus station at 0.4 mi from centre) and the city of Ipswich where the coach will drop you off at Ipswich station situated at about 0.3 mi from Ipswich city centre.
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line from the bus station of Leeds in Leeds and to the one of Manchester (England United Kingdom)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Peterborough-Ipswich (69 mi)

Stop cities from Leeds or cities to visit near Ipswich

When travelling from Ipswich to Leeds by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Nottingham located at 62 mi from Leeds and 116 mi away from Ipswich, Peterborough situated at 101 mi from Leeds and at approximately 69 mi from Ipswich, Manchester located at 37 mi from Leeds, Leicester 83 mi away from Leeds and situated at 105 mi from Ipswich, London at approximately 68 mi from Ipswich (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Ipswich or back to Leeds, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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