How to travel from London to Thetford

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Travel Information from London to Thetford

distanceDistance73 miles (117 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$10 - $17
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€8) • 2 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $17 (€15) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Northern

Travel 73 miles (117 km) by train or bus from London to Thetford. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Great Northern among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from London to Thetford.

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from London to Thetford

How to get from London to Thetford by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from London to Thetford is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street (LST)
09:01AMThetford station (TTF)
1 transfer
Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street (LST)
09:01AMThetford station (TTF)
1 transfer
Great Northern
London Kings Cross (KGX)
07:33AMThetford station (TTF)
1 transfer
Other options
Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street (LST)
08:38AMThetford station (TTF)
2 transfers
Greater Anglia
London Liverpool Street (LST)
08:23AMThetford station (TTF)
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
London Kings Cross (KGX)
08:38AMThetford station (TTF)
1 transfer

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from London to Thetford

You can travel by travel from London to Thetford with National Express, Abellio Greater Anglia and Great Northern. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

    National Express is the leading travel company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Thetford travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      FAQs: Travel from London to Thetford

      FAQs: Travel to Thetford easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Thetford.

      You can get to Thetford from London 2 different ways: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to go to Thetford from London is by taking a bus, which costs on average $10 (€8).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from London to Thetford:

      Taking a bus costs $8 (€7) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $17 (€15).

      The quickest way to travel to Thetford from London is by train, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Getting to Thetford by bus takes 2 h 25 min on average.

      The distance is approximately 73 miles (117 km) from London to Thetford.

      The average frequency per day from London to Thetford is:

      • 4 buses per day.
      • Around 16 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Thetford as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Thetford:

      • Buses mostly leave from London, Victoria Coach Station and tend to arrive in Thetford, London Road (Bus Interchange).
      • Trains mostly depart from London Waterloo and arrive in Thetford.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Thetford:

      • You can travel by bus to Thetford from London with National Express or Megabus, and you can find National Express London to Thetford tickets for $10 (€8) on Omio.
      • You can travel from London to Thetford by train with Great Northern, Abellio Greater Anglia, Thameslink, East Coast or East Midlands Trains. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $17 (€15) with Thameslink from London to Thetford.

      Yes, there are direct routes from London to Thetford with the following travel companies:

      • You can find 4 direct buses per day to Thetford with National Express.

      Direct services to Thetford tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

      Omio customers who travel from London to Thetford often also extend their vacation to go to Norwich, Stratford, Cambridge or Stansted Mountfitchet. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Thetford and these popular destinations at a great price.

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