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Duration 3h 4m
Distance 84.2 miles
Average price £60
Frequency 21/day

Trip overview

The average train between Thetford and Watford takes 3h 4m and the fastest train takes 2h 10m. There is a train service every few hours from Thetford to Watford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Thetford
  2. Ely
  3. London Euston
  4. Watford
2h 32m
£42 - £83

Thetford to Watford train times

Trains run hourly between Thetford and Watford. The earliest departure is at 06:06 in the morning, and the last departure from Thetford is at 23:13 which arrives into Watford at 07:33. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Tuesday, November 24, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Thetford to Watford. However, there are services departing from Thetford and arriving at Watford Junction via Ely, King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 32m.

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The distance between Thetford and Watford is 72 miles. The road distance is 84.2 miles.

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Thetford to Watford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Thetford station.

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Thetford to Watford train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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