Information sign at WesterfieldThe following schedule of services is as appears as part of the National Rail timetable. These timetables are valid from Sunday 21 May 2017 and are posted at all East Suffolk Lines stations. Special timetables are in effect during bank holidays and when engineering works take place.

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Planned Timetable Changes

Engineering Works

Weekends 21/10, 22/10, 28/10, 29/10: BECCLES - LOWESTOFT

As a result of signalling work the line will be closed between Beccles and Lowestoft all day Saturday 21/10, Sunday 22/10, Saturday 28/10, and Sunday 29/10. A rail replacement bus service will operate Beccles and Lowestoft. The bus will also replace the train between Saxmundham and Lowestoft on the first departure to Ipswich and the last departure to Lowestoft; during these times the bus will not call at Brampton. Passengers at Brampton should use the Help Point at the station to arrange travel.

At Oulton Broad South the bus will pick up and drop passengers at Coach Park / St. Marks Church on the main Bridge Road.

Revised Timetables 

Saturday 21 October

Sunday 22 October

Saturday 28 October

Sunday 29 October


Lowestoft to Ipswich

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Ipswich to Lowestoft

Felixstowe to Ipswich

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Ipswich to Felixstowe

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