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Trains to Woodbridge

Trains to Woodbridge chug along the East Coast line from Ipswich to Lowestoft, offering tremendous views of the Deben Estuary, the Saxon burial ground of Sutton Hoo and the sea beyond. Rail arrived in this ancient market town in 1859, when the Eastern Union Railway and the East Suffolk Railway jointly built the station - the level crossing on Tide Mill Way used to be the boundary between their estates. Sitting on the River Deben, Woodbridge was once a shipbuilding hub, producing much of the English fleet that defeated the Spanish Armada. Although the river still plays a key role in Woodbridge's economy and culture, it is largely used by leisure craft today. It's also a pleasant place for a walk - turn left outside the station to pick up the waterside pathway. In town, look out for the quaint cottages of Brook Street and the medieval buildings along Seckford Street. Alternatively, get some shopping in at the Turban Centre or relax in Elmhurst Park, a perfect place for a picnic.

Station details & facilities

Woodbridge station can be accessed on either side, with both entrances leading directly on to their respective platforms step-free. A footbridge connects the two platforms. Tickets for travel can be purchased from a machine on platform 1 (towards Lowestoft) where you'll also find a help point and cycle storage. A taxi office, hotel and beauty parlour are also on this side of the station, in front of the large car park. Platform 2 (towards Ipswich) also has a help point.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine :
  • Staff help available : False
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False


  • Postbox :
  • Telephones :
  • Telephones type : Coins and cards
  • Station Buffet notes : Café
  • Customer Service Notes :

    Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00ÿ
    Sunday 10:00-20:00ÿ
    Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00ÿ

    The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

    Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.


  • Customer help points :


  • CCTV :


  • Shops available :
  • Shops note :




  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    WeekdaysOpen 24 hours
    Saturday Open 24 hours
    Sunday Open 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Council Managed Car Park
  • Carpark operator : Local Council
  • Car parking spaces : 72

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 13
  • Sheltered cycle storage : False
  • Cycle storage CCTV :
  • Cycle storage location : Near station entrance, and on platform 1


  • Step-free access : Whole station
  • Step-free access notes :

    Step free access via the level crossing.

  • Ramps for train access : False
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines :
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
  • Accessible taxis : unknown
  • Accessible taxis notes :

    Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

Trains to Woodbridge


Station Road, Woodbridge, IP12 4AU
Ticket Office Hours

Useful links when visiting Woodbridge by train