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Cheap Flights to Ipswich
|Most popular in||July||High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||February||Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop|
|Average price||£57||Price for this month|
|Cheapest price||£39||From Edinburgh to London|
Cheapest prices for Ipswich flights by month
When is the best time to fly to Ipswich?
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£82 - £121
9 - 23 °C
35 - 71 mm
When is the best time to book flights to Ipswich?
The price you pay for your flight to Ipswich may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 60 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
Which day is cheapest to fly to Ipswich?
At the moment, Tuesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Ipswich. Sunday is likely to be the most costly.
What time of day is cheapest to fly?
Ipswich flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight at midday. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.
How long is the flight to Ipswich?
Flights to Ipswich from other parts of the United Kingdom range from about 75m-7h. When you book a flight to Ipswich, you fly into nearby London Stansted Airport. If you’re flying in from a city that does not serve direct flights to Stansted, such as Manchester from up north or Bristol from the west, your flight will likely be on the longer end of the spectrum due to stopovers. If you’re departing city happens to be Belfast or Glasgow, you can enjoy quick, direct flights that make your journey to Stansted just over an hour.
Where can you get direct flights to Ipswich from?
easyJet provides daily direct flights to Stansted from Edinburgh and Glasgow in Scotland, as well as Belfast in Northern Island. There are no direct flights from Manchester to Stansted, although Ryanair provides many daily flights per day with one stopover. When you do experience a flight with layovers along the way, the common cities you may have a stopover in cities that include Dublin, Cork, Edinburgh, Londonderry, or Shannon.
How do you get from Ipswich airport to the city centre?
Ipswich is about 80 km northeast of the Stansted airport, and there are plenty of options you can explore when travelling between the two. You can get to Ipswich city centre from Stansted via rail. Although there are no direct routes between Stansted airport and Ipswich, you will have a transfer along the way at Chelmsford or Cambridge, for a journey time of around a couple hours, and a fare of about £60. A more affordable, and often quicker option is to go by coach. You can take a coach, like National Express, from Stansted Airport to Ipswich for about £17, and an hour and a half journey time. Stansted Airport also has car hire agencies onsite, driving directly to Ipswich city centre being the quickest journey time at about 80 minutes.
What are some things to do in Ipswich?
Ipswich is a charming city on the River Orwell in Suffolk. Whether you’re visiting Ipswich for business or personal reasons, you’ll find plenty to do there. A stroll along the Ipswich Waterfront will bring you into contact with one of Ipswich’s oldest neighbourhoods, with views of boats in the marina, the old customs house, and beautiful nighttime lighting, making it a wonderful spot for enjoying al fresco dining and drinks on beautiful days and nights. Take in some of the country’s best live entertainment at New Wolsey Theatre, home to exciting shows year-round. Hollow Trees Farm Shop is a popular destination for visitors of all ages, being a wonderful green space to explore, as well as providing a petting zoo and café.
Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Ipswich?
No, British citizens travelling to Ipswich need neither a passport nor a visa as Ipswich is in the UK. However, you always need valid government-issued photo identification to verify your identity when flying, whether a passport or a driver’s license.