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There are 4 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Ely

$59 - $86

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Bus  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X30
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Thetford National Express / ...

$13 - $23

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Drive  •  1h 37m

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford 89.1 miles

$19 - $28

Towncar  •  1h 37m

  1. Take a town car from Southend Airport to Thetford 89.1 miles

$180 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford is to bus which costs £10 - £18 and takes 4h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford. However, there are services departing from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport and arriving at Thetford via Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 33m.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Thetford is 59 miles. The road distance is 89.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford without a car is to train which takes 3h 20m and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford, including transfers.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport station.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford is to train which takes 3h 20m and costs £45 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £18 and takes 4h 33m.

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Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Thetford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford is 89 miles. It takes approximately 1h 37m to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford.

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  • Distance: 59 miles
  • Duration: 3h 20m

What companies run services between Southend Airport (SEN), England and Thetford, Norfolk, England?

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London Kings Cross, and Ely in around 3h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southend Airport (SEN) to Thetford via Stansted Airport London in around 4h 33m.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Ely
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Stansted Airport London to Thetford
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Southend Airport to Thetford
Estimated price
$180 - $250

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