There are 5 ways to get from King's Lynn to Thetford by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. 40

$12

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 14 min

$20 - $65

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. 30.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  39 min

  1. 30.5 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  39 min

  1. 30.5 miles

$65 - $90

What companies run services between King's Lynn, England and Thetford, Norfolk, England?

Coach Services operates a bus from King's Lynn to Thetford once daily. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from King's Lynn to Thetford via Ely in around 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Thetford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Thetford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Coach Services
Website
coachservicesltd.com
Bus from King's Lynn, Thomas Street to Thetford, Lime Kiln Lane (Lime Kiln Lane Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
coachservicesltd.com
Other operators
Uber Cambridge und East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from King's Lynn to Thetford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$65 - $90
Taxi from King's Lynn to Thetford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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Questions & Answers

The distance between King's Lynn and Thetford is 44 km. The road distance is 49 km.

The cheapest way to get from King's Lynn to Thetford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

The quickest way to get from King's Lynn to Thetford is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £60 - £75.

No, there is no direct train from King's Lynn to Thetford. However, there are services departing from Kings Lynn and arriving at Thetford via Ely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from King's Lynn, Thomas Street and arriving at Thetford, Lime Kiln Lane (Lime Kiln Lane Retail Park). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

The bus from King's Lynn, Thomas Street to Thetford, Lime Kiln Lane (Lime Kiln Lane Retail Park) takes 1 h 4 min including transfers and departs once daily.