Where and when can I travel?
Suffolk Links Gipping South operates from 0700 to 1900, Mondays to Saturdays (except Public Holidays). The bus will take you to Stowmarket, Needham Market, Bildeston or any of the villages within the Gipping service area. Connections can be made for onwards travel to places further afield such as Ipswich, Hadleigh or Lavenham.
How do I book a journey?
• Simply call 08458 150 121 up to a week before you wish to travel and book your journey.
• The booking service is open from 0930 to 1600, Monday to Friday (except Public Holidays), making it easier for you to plan ahead.
Who runs the service?
Suffolk Links Gipping is operated by Suffolk ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England).
Other services in the area
Suffolk Links Gipping serves an area that covers Bildeston, Hitcham, Great Finborough and villages in between. The service also connects with Suffolk Links Gipping North, Suffolk Links Cosford to the west and Suffolk Links Brett to the south.
Suffolk Links Gipping can provide connections with the bus services detailed below, or take you direct when no buses are available, just ask the operator when you ring 08458 150 121.
Other buses include:
- 88: Regular services throughout the day between Stowmarket, Needham Market and Ipswich.
- 111: Four times a day between Bildeston, Somersham and Ipswich.
In addition trains run hourly from Stowmarket to Ipswich, London, Norwich, Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds, and every two hours to Peterborough. Find out more information on rail timetables.