There are 4 ways to get from Hemel Hempstead to Thetford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Ely

$51 - $73

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Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Thetford, Bus Interchange 727 / ...

$15 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Adeyfield, School to Stevenage Railway Station 301
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Thetford

$38 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Hemel Hempstead to Thetford 82.9 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hemel Hempstead to Thetford. However, there are services departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Thetford, Bus Interchange via Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Hemel Hempstead and Thetford is 69 miles. The road distance is 82.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Thetford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Hemel Hempstead to Thetford, including transfers.

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Hemel Hempstead to Thetford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hemel Hempstead station.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Thetford is to train which takes 2 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 20 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hemel Hempstead to Thetford is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead to Thetford.
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  • Distance: 68.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 57 min

What companies run services between Hemel Hempstead, England and Thetford, Norfolk, England?

You can take a train from Hemel Hempstead to Thetford via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, and Ely in around 2 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hemel Hempstead to Thetford via Cambridge Parkside and Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) in around 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Ely
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, School to Stevenage Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Thetford, Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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