Begin your Suffolk adventure at Ipswich train station
Located on the Great Eastern Mainline which runs from London's Liverpool Street station, Ipswich's train station is ideally situated at the heart of the famous Suffolk city. It is also just a few minutes' walk across the River Orwell from Portman Road, the stadium which has been the home of the city's football club for more than 130 years.
Centuries of incredible history
There is plenty to see and do while you're in Ipswich with the city being home to a range of fascinating attractions. The Ipswich Museum traces the city's story through time and boasts an impressive replica of a woolly mammoth, while the Transport Museum is home to a range of classic vehicles and other exhibits. Christchurch Mansion also dates back to Tudor times and features rooms decorated to reflect periods including Georgian and Victorian times.
Enjoy the area's beautiful landscape
Anyone seeking a pleasant stroll will be in luck in Ipswich, with the city's Holywells Park stretching across around 28 hectares of picturesque parkland. Visitors can also head out of the city to explore other stunning areas including the incredible natural beauty of the Suffolk Coast, which boasts beautiful heaths, estuaries and a host of fascinating towns and villages. Planning a trip to Ipswich train station? Both Travelodge Ipswich Hotel and Travelodge Ipswich Capel St Mary Hotel are great low-value accommodation options in the local area.