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Colchester, ESS to Ipswich, SFK coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£8.44
Shortest Duration0h 25m
Trips per day10
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How much does a coach ticket from Colchester, ESS to Ipswich, SFK cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average coach fares from Colchester to Ipswich were £9.36.

The best way to find cheap coach tickets from Colchester to Ipswich is by booking earlier as most coach companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the coach ride from Colchester, ESS to Ipswich, SFK?

The distance between Colchester and Ipswich is approximately 15.58 miles, or 25.07 kilometers. The average travel time for a coach between these two cities is around 1 hour and 3 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 25 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most coaches are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your coach has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by coach from Colchester to Ipswich?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Colchester, ESS to Ipswich, SFK by coach is at 00:00 on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 00:00 on Monday is when the fewest number of coach tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the coach departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What coach companies travel from Colchester to Ipswich?

On average there are 10 coach trips per day. National Express has the most options for departures from Colchester, ESS to Ipswich, SFK, with an average of 10 trips per day and 20 monthly trips. One coach carrier currently travels from Colchester to Ipswich. Of the 10 trips there are 8 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Colchester, ESS to Ipswich, SFK start at £9.05.

1 carriers offer Colchester, ESS to Ipswich, SFK coach trips

National Express

Book National Express from Colchester to Ipswich from £8.44. There are 10 National Express schedules from Colchester to Ipswich and you can expect on average to pay £9.70 for a National Express ticket to Ipswich. In Colchester, National Express departs to Ipswich from Rail Station and 3 other stations. In Ipswich, National Express arrives at Quadling St and 1 other station.

An average trip on National Express from Colchester to Ipswich takes 1 hours and 4 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Ipswich in 0 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay £9.36 for a weekend getaway to Ipswich.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 4 stations you could depart from, depending on the coach line you travel with. Most coach trips to Ipswich will depart from these stations in Colchester:
  • 12 Stanwell St
  • Rail Station
  • University of Essex Colchester
  • Thorrington
Coaches arrive in Ipswich at 2 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in Ipswich for trips arriving from Colchester:
  • Quadling St
  • A12 Southbound