Felixstowe and Ipswich Timetables/Travel Information

 
Timetables
 250 Ipswich to Stansted and Heathrow Airports  Click Here to view Timetable
 481 Felixstowe/Ipswich to London Victoria Coach Station Click Here to view Timetable
 370 Ipswich to Coventry Birmingham Potteries Chester & Runcorn Click here to view timetable & fares
 Service Alterations & News 

Ipswich Old Cattle Market Bus
Due to the Ipswich Old Cattle Market Bus Station not being suitable for National Express operations. All coaches will continue to stop at Cardinal Park opposite Cineworld.
 
Good Friday 14 April + Easter Monday 17 April + Bank Holiday Mondays 1 May & 29 May
Route 481 Saturday service operates
Routes 250 & 370 Normal daily service operates 
 




 
 

 

 Travel Information - Tickets & Booking Conditions

Ticket Types 
 
Single – Valid on day travel Only 
 
Day Return – Valid on day of travel Only 
 
Open Return – Return ticket valid up to 3 months from date of outward travel 
 
Standard Single, Day Returns, Open Returns - Can be purchased from the driver on day of travel. 
 
Multi-Travel “Season” - Weekly, Monthly 3 Monthly and Annual available from booking agents 
 
Discounted “Fun Fares”
“Fun Fares” are only available online, mobile app and from booking agents.
Cheapest Fun Fare Single From Felixstowe to London start from £8 Return from £15
Tickets can only be used designated services only.
There are no Coachcard discounts on "Fun Fares" 
 
Suffolk Concessionary Bus Passes - Are not valid for travel on national express coach services from Felixstowe and Ipswich.
 
 
Booking Fees 
 
£1 booking fee applies for all tickets purchase online or with a mobile app. 
 
£1.50 fee applies for all tickets purchase by telephone
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Luggage Allowance
Either one suitcase holdall or rucksack not weighing more than 20 kilos plus one item of hand luggage which must be able be stowed either on the overhead luggage racks or under seats.
Additional luggage can be taken at extra charge of £8 for 1 item, up to 3 items £16
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Travel Insurance
An optional £1 travel insurance is offered when booking tickets online or by mobile phone app.
This is not necessary as when travelling passenger on a national express coach service. Passengers are automatically covered on the coach operator's "Public Liability Insurance"!

 Travel Information - Coachcards
 
Senior Coachcard                                    Young Person CoachCard 
Available for the Over 60's
Cost £10 for 1 year
33% discount on all standard fares 
* No discount on "Fun Fares" 
 
 Available for 16-26 year olds & Full Time Students 
Cost £10 for 1 year or £25 for 3 years
33% discount on all standard fares
* No discount on "Fun Fares"
Family Coachcard  Disabled Coachcard

Family 1plus1
Available for 1 Adult + 1 Child
Child travels free 
Cost £8 for 1 year 
 
Family 2plus2
Available for 2 Adult + 2 Children
Children travels free
Cost £16 for 1 year
 
* No discount on "Fun Fares"  
* Children must be accompanied with an adult

 Available for the registered disabled
Cost £10 for 1 year
33% discount on all standard fares 
* No discount on "Fun Fares" 
 

Coachcards can be purchased online, by phone or at a booking agent. A £1.50 fee applies if purchased online or by phone. 
 
Coachcards must be presented at all times with tickets. 
 
There are no peak travel restrictions. 
 
Coachcards are not refundable or transferable. 
 
Only 4 Coachcards can be used per booking.

 Travel Information - Standard Fares
 481 Felixstowe - London     250 Ipswich - Stansted/Heathrow Airports 
Fares From Felixstowe Single  Day R  Open R 
Ipswich   £3  £4.80  £4.80
Colchester  £6.80   £9   £11
Witham £10.90 £14.60  £17.50
Brentwood £13.40 £19.20  £23.40
Stratford/London £17.60 £24  £30.60

 
Fares From Ipswich Single  Day R  Open R 
Stansted Airport  £17.80  £22.60  £27.40
Heathrow Airport  £30.80  £37.20  £45.10
 

Ticket Agents in Felixstowe  
The Coach Travel Centre
136 Hamilton Road  IP11 7AB 
Main Post Office
143 Hamilton Road  
IP11 7AA

                                                                                  To book tickets online Click Here
                                                                           For further Information Click Here to contact IBPTS