Buses replace trains all day between Ipswich and Norwich

PUBLISHED: 06:40 22 April 2017 | UPDATED: 06:40 22 April 2017

Ipswich railway station. Picture: MATT STOTT

Ipswich railway station. Picture: MATT STOTT


Rail replacement buses will be operating all day between Ipswich and Norwich as engineers carry out bridge and level crossing work.

The planned engineering work takes place between Ipswich and Norwich until 3am on Sunday. As a result, all lines will be closed between the two stations.

On-the-hour services from Norwich to London Liverpool Street will start from Stowmarket, while half-hour services start from Ipswich, with rail replacement buses operating between Norwich to Stowmarket/Ipswich.

On-the-hour services from London Liverpool Street to Norwich will terminate at Ipswich, while half-hour services will terminate at Stowmarket, with a rail replacement operating from Ipswich/Stowmarket to Norwich.

Also, as a result of track renewal works, lines are closed between Ipswich and Ely/Cambridge all day.

Rail replacement buses will operate between Ipswich and Ely/Cambridge connecting out of the on-the-hour Norwich to Liverpool Street service at Ipswich.

For more information, contact National Rail on 03457 484950 or visit

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