Train Service Alterations Planned Engineering Works & Bank Holiday Timetable Changes for Ipswich & Felixstowe Trains

  Felixstowe - Ipswich

December 2016 
 
Christmas Eve (Saturday 24 December) 
Normal Saturday timetable operates until 20:00
Last trains
From Felixstowe departs 20:28
From Ipswich departs 19:58
From London Depart Liverpool St (Central Line to Newbury Park) no later than 18:00 for last Felixstowe train! 
 
Christmas Day Sunday 25 & Boxing Day Monday 26
No service 
 
Bank Holiday Tuesday 27
Saturday timetable operates 
 
New Years Eve Saturday 31
Normal Saturday timetable operates 
 
January 2017 
 
New Years Day Sunday 1
Normal Sunday service operates 
 
Bank Holiday Monday 2
Saturday timetable operates 
 
Sunday 15
Replacement bus service throughout not stopping at Westerfield 
 
Sunday 22
Replacement bus service throughout not stopping at Westerfield 
 
Sunday 29
Replacement bus service throughout not stopping at Westerfield 
 
February 2017 
 
Sunday 5
Replacement bus service throughout not stopping at Westerfield

 Ipswich - London

Weekend line closures (mainly Sundays) from Christmas 2016 until and including Easter 2017 for Crossrail construction work between Shenfield and Stratford 
 
December 2016 
 
Saturday 3
Trains departing London Liverpool St earlier than timetabled at 30 56 58 minutes past each hour
Journey time extended up 20 minutes to/from Liverpool St 
 
Friday 23
Last day of through service
Bus replacement Witham/Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground from 24 December2016 until 2 January 2017 
 
Christmas Eve Saturday 24
No through service (Replacement buses chaos)
Train service Ipswich-Witham or Ingatestone
Replacement buses between Witham/Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London
Last trains
From London depart Liverpool St (Central Line to Newbury Park) no later than 19:00 for last Witham (21:10)-Ipswich (21:43)
From Ipswich departs 20:52 arrive Ingatestone 21:53
Extra 2 hour journey time 
 
Christmas Day Sunday 25 & Boxing Day Monday 26
No service 
 
Bank Holiday Tuesday 28 until New Years Eve 31 December
No through service (Replacement bus chaos)
Saturday timetable operates
Train service Ipswich-Witham or Ingatestone
Replacement buses between Witham/Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London
Extra 2 hours journey time
Alternatives
London quicker route by train
Ipswich-Cambridge then Cambridge-Kings Cross or Liverpool St
National Express Coach route 481 
 
January 2017 
 
New Years Day Sunday 1
No through service
Sunday timetable operates
Train service Ipswich-Witham or Ingatestone
Replacement buses between Witham/Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London 
 
Bank Holiday Monday 2
No through service
Saturday timetable operates
Train service Ipswich-Witham or Ingatestone
Replacement buses between Witham/Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London 
 
Sunday 8
Replacement buses between Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London 
 
Sunday 15
Replacement buses between Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London 
 
Sunday 22
Replacement buses between Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London 
 
Sunday 29
Replacement buses between Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London 
 
February 2017 
 
Sunday 5
Replacement buses between Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London 
 
Saturday/Sunday 11 & 12
Replacement buses between Witham/Ingatestone and Newbury Park Underground station for Central Line to/from Liverpool St and Central London

Ipswich - Norwich

November 2016 
 
Sunday 27
00:50 Ipswich-Norwich Replacement bus service
07:00 08:00 22:00 23:05 Norwich-Ipswich Replacement bus service 
 
December 2016 
 
Sunday 4
00:50 Ipswich-Norwich replacement bus service
07:00 08:00 22:00 23:05 Norwich-Ipswich replacement bus service 
 
Sunday 11
Replacement bus service all day between Ipswich and Norwich throughout 
 
Christmas Eve Saturday 24
Normal Saturday timetable
Last trains
From Ipswich departs 21:45
From Norwich departs 19:30 
 
Christmas Day Sunday 25 & Boxing Day Monday 26
No service 
 
Bank Holiday Tuesday 27
Saturday timetable operates 
 
Wednesday 28 Thursday 29 Friday 30
Saturday timetable operates 
 
New Years Eve Saturday 31
Normal Saturday timetable operates 
 
January 2017 
 
New Years Day Sunday 1
Normal Sunday service operates 
 
Bank Holiday Monday 2
Saturday timetable operates 
 
February 2017 
 
Tuesday 7 until Saturday 11
00:48 Ipswich-Norwich replacement bus service throughout

 Ipswich - Cambridge/Peterborough

November 2016 
 
Saturday 26
Ipswich-Peterborough

In connect with the Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fair
09:57 & 11:57 Ipswich-Peterborough + 15:50 17:50 19:50 Peterborough-Ipswich stopping additionally at Elmswell and Thurston 
 
Sunday 27
07:32 Ipswich-Cambridge replacement bus service between Ipswich & Bury St Edmunds departing Ipswich at 06:40
21:12 & 2250 Cambridge-Ipswich replacement bus service between Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich 
 
December 2016 
 
Sunday 4
07:32 Ipswich-Cambridge replacement bus service between Ipswich & Bury St Edmunds departing Ipswich at 06:40
21:12 & 2250 Cambridge-Ipswich replacement bus service between Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich 
 
Saturday 10
22:44 Cambridge-Ipswich replacement bus service between Bury St Edmunds and Ipswich 
 
Sunday 11
Ipswich-Cambridge
Replacement bus service between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds
Buses depart Ipswich at 06:40 08:10 10:10 12:10 14:12:10 14:10 16:10 18:10 20:10 and 21:10 to Cambridge
Trains depart Cambridge as per timetable
Ipswich-Peterborough
Replacement bus service between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds
Buses depart Ipswich at 09:20 11:20 13:20 15:20 and 17:20
Trains depart Peterborough as per timetable 
 
Christmas Eve Saturday 24
Normal Saturday timetable operates until 19:00
Last trains
From Cambridge departs 19:44
From Ipswich departs 18:20 (Cambridge) 19:20 (Bury St Edmunds)
Ipswich-Peterborough
Normal Saturday timetable operates until 18:00
Last trains
From Peterborough 19:50
From Ipswich 17:58 
 
Christmas Day Sunday 25 & Boxing Day Monday 26
No service 
 
Bank Holiday Tuesday 27
Saturday timetable operates 
 
New Years Eve Saturday 31
Normal Saturday timetable operates 
 
January 2017 
 
New Years Day Sunday 1
Normal Sunday service operates 
 
Bank Holiday Monday 2
Saturday timetable operates 
 
Sunday 8
Ipswich-Cambridge

Replacement buses between Bury St Edmunds and Cambridge 
 
Sunday 15
Ipswich-Cambridge
Replacement buses between Bury St Edmunds and Cambridge

 Ipswich - Lowestoft (East Suffolk Line)

December 2016 
 
Christmas Eve Saturday 24
Normal Saturday timetable operates until 19:00
Last trains
From Lowestoft departs 19:07
From Ipswich departs 19:19 
 
Christmas Day Sunday 25 & Boxing Day Monday 26
No service 
 
Bank Holiday Tuesday 27
Saturday timetable operates 
 
New Years Eve Saturday 31
Normal Saturday timetable operates 
 
January 2017 
 
New Years Day Sunday 1
Normal Sunday service operates 
 
Bank Holiday Monday 2
Saturday timetable operates