Felixstowe travel guide

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You're Going to Love Felixstowe

With a population of 29,349, Felixstowe is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom. Consider staying at least one whole day in Felixstowe to see all of its attractions.

When to visit Felixstowe

Felixstowe in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Felixstowe in October
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Felixstowe in July, when the average temperature is 18 °C, and the highest can go up to 22 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 2 °C, with an average temperature of 5 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in October, when precipitation is around 59 mm. In contrast, April is usually the driest month of the year in Felixstowe, with an average rainfall of 32 mm.

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How to Get to Felixstowe


Although Felixstowe doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Norwich Airport (NWI), which is located 49 miles from Felixstowe. The shortest flight to Felixstowe from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 26h 25m.


AccesRail is the most popular train carrier serving Felixstowe, followed by Eurostar. The train journey from Felixstowe to Birmingham takes 1h 25m and costs around $34 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Norwich, expect to pay about $52 for a 1h 59m trip. Located 1.6 miles from the city centre, Felixstowe Trimley, Suffolk is the busiest station in Felixstowe. Another popular train station is Felixstowe, located 0.2 miles from the centre.


Another option to get to Felixstowe is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 71 miles from Felixstowe. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Felixstowe, including National Express, FlixBus and Megabus. From Leicester, the bus ride to Felixstowe takes 110 miles and will cost you around $15. From Bristol, the ticket costs about $8 for a journey of 130 miles.

Airports near Felixstowe

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Hiring a car in Felixstowe

Expect to pay $3.23 per litre in Felixstowe (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.66 and $51.54. The most frequently booked car type in Felixstowe is Intermediate (Nissan Qashqai or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Ford Focus or similar) is, on average, 54% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.