There are 3 ways to get from Harlow to Thetford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Thetford

$31 - $44

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Line 510 bus, bus  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 510 bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 509 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Thetford, Bus Interchange 727 / ...

$18 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to Thetford 64.1 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from Harlow to Thetford. However, there are services departing from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper and arriving at Thetford, Bus Interchange via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Harlow to Thetford. However, there are services departing from Harlow Town and arriving at Thetford via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Harlow and Thetford is 52 miles. The road distance is 64.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Thetford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Harlow to Thetford, including transfers.

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Harlow to Thetford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper station.

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

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The best way to get from Harlow to Thetford is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 510 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Harlow to Thetford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Thetford, Bus Interchange station.

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Harlow to Thetford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Thetford station.

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Map of how to get from Harlow to Thetford.
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  • Distance: 52.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Harlow to Thetford via Cambridge in around 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harlow to Thetford via Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 3 h 48 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Harlow Town to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Thetford
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Mark Hall, The Stow Upper to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Thetford, Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Harlow to Thetford is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Harlow to Thetford.

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