Rail transformation for Ipswich

Ben Gummer has been fighting on behalf of Ipswich commuters to get better, faster, more reliable and more frequent rail services to and from the town.
Now he’s delivered.

The Chancellor has announced plans to transform railways in the region and bring better, faster, more reliable and more frequent rail services.

Better Facilities

Starting next year, current trains will be refurbished- including new seats, upgraded WiFi, plug points and new loos.

Faster Services
Journey times into London will come down by as much as 25 per cent.

More Reliable Trains
Track improvements will give resilience boosting reliability for commuters in the coming years.

More Frequent Trains
New trains means more seats; new track means more trains.