There are 6 ways to get from Thetford to Eye by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Thetford to Norwich
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Diss

$38 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Thetford, Lime Kiln Lane (Lime Kiln Lane Retail Park) to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Eye, Town Hall 320

$16

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Thetford to Norwich
  2. Take the bus from Norwich, Railway Station to Diss, Bus Station 1 / ...

$28 - $35

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thetford to Eye 20.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Thetford to Eye 20.8 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  29 min

  1. Take an Uber from Thetford to Eye 20.8 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Thetford to Eye. However, there are services departing from Thetford, Lime Kiln Lane (Lime Kiln Lane Retail Park) and arriving at Eye, Town Hall via Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Thetford and Eye is 18 miles. The road distance is 20.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Thetford to Eye without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Thetford to Eye, including transfers.

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Thetford to Eye bus services, operated by Coach Services, depart from Thetford, Lime Kiln Lane (Lime Kiln Lane Retail Park) station.

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The best way to get from Thetford to Eye is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 10 min.

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Thetford to Eye bus services, operated by Fareline Bus & Coach Services, arrive at Eye, Town Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thetford to Eye is 21 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Thetford to Eye.

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Map of how to get from Thetford to Eye.
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  • Distance: 18 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Thetford, Norfolk, England and Eye, Suffolk, England?

You can take a train from Thetford to Eye via Norwich and Diss in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thetford to Eye via Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station in around 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Thetford to Norwich
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Thetford to Norwich
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Diss
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Simonds
Website
simonds.co.uk
Bus from Norwich, Railway Station to Diss, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
simonds.co.uk
Coach Services
Website
coachservicesltd.com
Bus from Thetford, Lime Kiln Lane (Lime Kiln Lane Retail Park) to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
coachservicesltd.com
Suffolk Norse
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Thetford, Lime Kiln Lane (Lime Kiln Lane Retail Park) to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Fareline Bus & Coach Services
Website
eyms.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Eye, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
eyms.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Thetford to Eye
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$40 - $60
Taxi from Thetford to Eye
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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