Greater Anglia to run extra trains for Norwich City v Ipswich Town

Published on: Thursday, 7 February 2019
Last updated: Thursday, 7 February 2019

Greater Anglia is running extra train services on Sunday 10 February for football supporters travelling to Norwich for the Championship local derby between Norwich City and Ipswich Town.

Extra trains, in addition to the scheduled services, will operate as follows:

Before the match

09.12 Ipswich to Norwich, calling at Stowmarket only, and due to arrive in Norwich at 09.57

0920 Lowestoft to Norwich, calling at Oulton Broad North, Somerleyton, Haddiscoe, Reedham, Cantley and Brundall, due to arrive in Norwich at 10.09

09.59 Ipswich to Norwich, calling Stowmarket only, and arriving in Norwich at 10.50

10.10 Thetford to Norwich service, calling at Attleborough and Wymondham, arriving in Norwich at 10.46

After the match

14.33 Norwich to Ipswich, calling at Stowmarket only, and arriving in Ipswich at 15.15

14.24 Norwich to Thetford, calling at Wymondham and Attleborough only, and arriving in Thetford at 15.02

14.42 Norwich to Ipswich, calling at Stowmarket online at arriving in Ipswich at 15.33

Martin Moran, Greater Anglia’s Customer Service Director, said: “It’s great to be able to support our local community by helping football fans get to this important local derby match. We’re expecting trains to be busy despite the extra services, so we’d remind customers to allow a little extra time to get to the train.”

Other scheduled services will operate as per the normal Sunday timetable between Norwich and Ipswich, Norwich and Lowestoft, and Norwich and Thetford / Cambridge. The scheduled timetable services will also be running between Norwich and Great Yarmouth and Norwich and Sheringham.