There are 5 ways to get from Dereham to Thetford by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 8 bus, train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Dereham, Market Place to Norwich, Railway Station 8
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Thetford

$18 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Dereham, Sandy Lane to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station XL|Excel
  2. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Thetford National Express / ...

$13 - $17

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dereham to Thetford 25.1 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Dereham to Thetford 25.1 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dereham to Thetford 25.1 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dereham to Thetford. However, there are services departing from Dereham, Sandy Lane and arriving at Thetford via Norwich Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Dereham and Thetford is 20 miles. The road distance is 25.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Dereham to Thetford without a car is to line 8 bus and train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Dereham to Thetford, including transfers.

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Dereham to Thetford bus services, operated by First in Norfolk & Suffolk, depart from Dereham, Sandy Lane station.

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Dereham to Thetford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Thetford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dereham to Thetford is 25 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Dereham to Thetford.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Thetford. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dereham to Thetford.
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  • Distance: 20.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

What companies run services between Dereham, England and Thetford, Norfolk, England?

You can take a bus from Dereham to Thetford via Norwich City Centre, Bus Station and Norwich Bus Station in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Thetford
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Konectbus
Phone
+44 1362 851210
Website
konectbus.co.uk
Bus from Dereham, Market Place to Norwich, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
konectbus.co.uk
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Dereham, Sandy Lane to Norwich City Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to Thetford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dereham to Thetford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$50 - $75
Taxi from Dereham to Thetford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Acle cars Norwich
Phone
+44 1493 750555
1st Call Taxi Call
Phone
+44 1603 858858

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