Felixstowe Area Public Transport Bank and Public Holidays Timetable Alterations

Christmas Holiday 2018
Felixstowe Local Buses
First Ipswich Routes 75 76 77 X7 Felixstowe to Ipswich 
 

Christmas Eve Monday 24 December
Normal Monday to Friday timetable operates until 18:00
Last buses
From Ipswich
18:45 (75) Ipswich to Felixstowe Grange Farm
From Felixstowe
18:30 (75) Felixstowe Grange Farm 18:45 Felixstowe Gt Eastern Square to Ipswich 

 
Christmas Day Tuesday 25 December + Boxing Day Wednesday 26 December
No service 
 
Thursday 27 December+ Friday 28 December
Saturday timetable operators 
 
Saturday 29 December
Normal Saturday timetable operates 
 
Sunday 30 December
Normal Sunday timetable operates 
 
New Year’s Eve Monday 31 December
Normal Monday to Friday timetable operates until 18:00
Last buses
From Ipswich
18:45 (75) Ipswich to Felixstowe Grange Farm
From Felixstowe
18:30 (75) Felixstowe Grange Farm 18:45 Felixstowe Gt Eastern Square to Ipswich 

 
New Year’s Day Tuesday 1 January
No service 
 
Wednesday 2 January
Normal Monday to Friday timetable operates

Ipswich Buses/Suffolk Norse Routes 173 174 Felixstowe to Woodbridge 
 
Christmas Eve Monday 24 December
Normal Monday to Friday (School Holiday) timetable operates 
 
Christmas Day Tuesday 25 December + Boxing Day Wednesday 26 December
No service 
 
Thursday 27 December to Saturday 29 December
Saturday timetable operates 
 

New Year’s Eve Monday 31 December
Normal Monday to Friday (School Holiday) timetable operates 
 

New Year’s Day Tuesday 1 January
No service 
 
Wednesday 2 January
Normal Monday to Friday (School Holiday) timetable operates

First Ipswich Route 72 Ipswich and Martlesham to Kirton and Ipswich
Suffolk Norse Route 179 Woodbridge to Ipswich 

 
Christmas Eve Monday 24 December until Tuesday 2 January
No service 
 
Suffolk Norse Route 163 Ipswich to Levington 
 
Christmas Eve Monday 24 December
Monday timetable operates 
 
Christmas Day 25 December until Sunday 30 December
No service 
 
New Year’s Eve Monday 31 December
Monday timetable operates 
 

New Year’s Day Tuesday 1 January
No service 
 
Wednesday 2 January
Normal Wednesday timetable operates
 National Express Coaches
481 Felixstowe and Ipswich to London Victoria 
 
Christmas Eve Monday 24 December
Normal Monday to Friday timetable operates 
 
Christmas Day Tuesday 25 December

No service 
 
Boxing Day Wednesday 26 December

Weekend timetable operates 
 

Thursday 27 December until New Year’s Eve Monday 31 December
Weekend timetable operates 
 
New Year’s Day Tuesday 1 January
Special service 4 journeys operate
08:30 Ipswich to London Victoria
12:30 London Victoria to Ipswich
15:35 Ipswich to London Victoria
19:30 London Victoria to Ipswich 

 
Wednesday 2 January
Normal Monday to Friday timetable operates 
 
250 Ipswich to Stansted and Heathrow Airports 
 
Christmas Eve Monday 24 December
Normal Monday to Friday timetable operates 
 
Christmas Day Tuesday 25 December

No service 
 
Boxing Day Wednesday 26 December

Weekend timetable operates 
 
Thursday 27 December until Wednesday 2 January
Weekend timetable operates
 Greater Anglia Trains (Ipswich Area)

                                                                   Festive Season of Rail Chaos!
                                              Christmas Eve Monday 24 December 2018 until Wednesday 2 January 2019 
 
We advised if travelling by train away for the Christmas Holiday is to travel no later than Saturday 22 December and after New Year’s Day as Network Rail are carrying out various engineering work projects with the following London stations (Liverpool Street, Victoria, Euston, Paddington, Waterloo and St Pancras) worse affected with the frequency of trains severely reduced or cancelled on many routes including trains to Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted Airports, East Anglia, The South, South West, West, East Midlands, Midlands and North West. 
 
                                No train service on Christmas Day 25 December and Boxing Day Wednesday 26 December

Felixstowe to Ipswich 
Replacement buses operating Christmas Eve Monday 24 December + Thursday 29 December
Christmas Eve Monday 24 December (Replacement buses operated by First Ipswich)
Felixstowe (Outside Station)05:50  :5021:50                                             
Trimley High Road (Station Road Bus Stop)05:55Then every:5521:55     
Derby Road (Rose Hill Primary School Bus Stop)06:15Hour at:15Until22:15     
Ipswich (Outside Station)06:30:3022:30     
Ipswich (Outside Station)05:0406:0407:00:00 21:00                           
Derby Road (Rose Hill Primary School Bus Stop)05:1406:1407:10Then every:14 21:14    
Trimley High Road (Station Road Bus Stop)05:3406:3407:30Hour at:30Until 21:30    
Felixstowe (Outside Station)05:4406:4407:40:40 21:40    
Thursday 27 December (Replacement buses operated by First Ipswich)
Felixstowe (Outside Station)05:50  :5021:5023:15                                       
Trimley High Road (Station Road Bus Stop)05:55Then every:5521:5523:20     
Derby Road (Rose Hill Primary School Bus Stop)06:15Hour at:15Until22:1523:40     
Ipswich (Outside Station)06:30:3022:3023:55     
Ipswich (Outside Station)05:0406:0407:00:00 21:00 22:30                      
Derby Road (Rose Hill Primary School Bus Stop)05:1406:1407:10Then every:14 21:1422:40   
Trimley High Road (Station Road Bus Stop)05:3406:3407:30Hour at:30Until 21:3023:00   
Felixstowe (Outside Station)05:4406:4407:40:40 21:4023:10    
 Friday 28 December
 Normal Monday to Friday Train timetable operates
Saturday 29 December
Normal Saturday Train timetable operates No Evening replacement buses! trains depart as Monday to Friday timetable
Sunday 30 December  (Replacement Train timetable operates)
Felixstowe 11:25 :2520:25                                                                                                      
Trimley11:28Then every :2820:28 
Derby Road (Ipswich)11:38Hour at:38Until20:38 
Westerfield11:43:4320:43 
Ipswich11:50:5020:50 
Ipswich 10:55 :5519:55                                                                                                          
Westerfield11:01Then every:0120:01 
Derby Road (Ipswich) 11:06Hour at:06Until20:06 
Trimley11:15:1520:15 
Felixstowe11:21:2120:21 
New Year's Eve Monday 31 December
 Normal Monday to Friday Train timetable operates
New Years Day Tuesday 1 January
Felixstowe 11:25 :2520:25                                                                                                        
Trimley11:28Then every :2820:28 
Derby Road (Ipswich)11:38Hour at:38Until20:38 
Westerfield11:43:4320:43 
Ipswich11:50:5020:50 
Ipswich 10:55 :5519:55                                                                                                          
Westerfield11:01Then every:0120:01 
Derby Road (Ipswich) 11:06Hour at:06Until20:06 
Trimley11:15:1520:15 
Felixstowe11:21:2120:21 
Tuesday 2 January
Normal Monday to Friday Train timetable operates with new fares!
Ipswich to London and Norwich 
No through trains to London Liverpool from Sunday 23 December until Tuesday 2 January
All trains terminating and starting from either Shenfield or Ingatestone
Replacement bus service connection at Ingatestone for Newbury Park (London Underground) for Central Line trains to/from Stratford, Liverpool Street and Central London.
The Central Line will be busy with other London mainline station closures
Be prepared to queue for replacement buses at Ingatestone and Newbury Park
Average Journey time Ipswich to Liverpool Street 2 hours 30 minutes
Alternative quickest route to London by train

Ipswich to Cambridge (Greater Anglia)
Cambridge to London Kings Cross or London St Pancras (Great Northern/Thameslink) 
 
Christmas Eve Monday 24 December
Modified Saturday train timetable operating between Ipswich and Ingatestone with early finish
It is advised to complete your journey by 19:00 
 
Last Trains to/from Ipswich
19:00 Norwich to Ipswich
20:08 Liverpool Street (Central Line) to Newbury Park for bus replacement to Ingatestone to connect with 21:26 Ingatestone to Ipswich
20:52 Ipswich to Ingatestone for bus replacement to Newbury Park for Central line to Liverpool St
21:45 Ipswich to Norwich 
 
Thursday 27 + Friday 28 + Saturday 29 + New Year’s Eve 31 December
Modified Saturday train timetable operating between Ipswich and Ingatestone 
 
Sunday 30 December+ New Year’s Day Tuesday 1 January
Modified Sunday train timetable operating between Ipswich and Ingatestone 
 
Tuesday 2 January
Normal Monday to Friday timetable with higher fares subject to engineering works not over running

Ipswich to Cambridge Lowestoft and Peterborough  
 
Christmas Eve Monday 24 December
Monday to Friday timetable operating with early finish 
 
Last trains to/from Ipswich
17:48 Ipswich to Peterborough
19:13 Ipswich to Cambridge
19:50 Peterborough to Ipswich
20:07 Lowestoft to Ipswich
20:17 Ipswich to Lowestoft
20:47 Cambridge to Ipswich 
 
Thursday 27 + Friday 28 + New Year’s Eve 31 December

Normal Monday to Friday timetable operating 
 
Saturday 29 December
Normal Saturday timetable operating 
 
Sunday 30 December+ New Year’s Day Tuesday 1 January
Sunday timetable operating