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There are 5 ways to get from Thetford Forest to London by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the train from Brandon to Cambridge North
  2. Take the train from Cambridge North to London Kings Cross

£33 - £47

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Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from Thetford to London Stratford also for Westfield National Express / ...

£8 - £20

3 alternative options

Train via Cambridge  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the train from Brandon to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL

£39 - £55

Train via Cambridge #2  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the train from Brandon to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street

£36 - £55

Drive  •  1h 44m

  1. Drive from Thetford Forest to London King's Cross 83.9 miles

£12 - £19

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The most affordable way to get from Thetford Forest to London is to bus, which costs £8 - £21 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Thetford Forest to London is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Thetford Forest to London. However, there are services departing from Brandon and arriving at London Kings Cross via Cambridge North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 24m.

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The distance between Thetford Forest and London is 74 miles. The road distance is 83.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Thetford Forest to London without a car is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 24m to get from Thetford Forest to London, including transfers.

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Thetford Forest to London train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Brandon station.

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The best way to get from Thetford Forest to London is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £21 and takes 4h.

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Thetford Forest to London train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at London Kings Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thetford Forest to London is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1h 44m to drive from Thetford Forest to London.

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  • Distance: 74 miles
  • Duration: 2h 24m

What companies run services between Thetford Forest, England and London, England?

You can take a train from Thetford Forest to London King's Cross via Brandon and Cambridge North in around 2h 24m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Thetford to London Stratford also for Westfield once daily. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 1h 45m. Megabus UK also services this route 6 times a week.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Brandon to Cambridge North
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £19
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brandon to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£26 - £35
Bus operators
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 Thetford to London Stratford also for Westfield
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Thetford, Bus Interchange to Stratford City Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£8 - £15
Website
Megabus UK

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