There are 3 ways to get from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Thetford to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport

$53 - $75

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport South National Express / ...

$40 - $60

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 120.1 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h.

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The distance between Thetford and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 96 miles. The road distance is 120.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Thetford and arriving at London Gatwick Airport South. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Thetford and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Thetford, Norfolk, England and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via Cambridge in around 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Thetford to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

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