There are 5 ways to get from Thetford to Swaffham 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

Line 81 bus, line 11 bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Thetford, Grove Lane to Watton, Crown (Kings Chemist) 81
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Watton, Crown (Kings Chemist) to Swaffham, Kings Arms (Natwest) 11

$10 - $12

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Thetford to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Kings Lynn
  3. Take the bus from King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt) to Swaffham, Kings Arms (Kings Arms Public House)

$23 - $42

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thetford to Swaffham 18.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Thetford to Swaffham 18.4 miles

$4 - $6

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Thetford to Swaffham 18.4 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Thetford, Norfolk, England and Swaffham, England?

You can take a bus from Thetford to Swaffham via Watton, Crown (Kings Chemist) in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Thetford to Ely
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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 Thetford to Ely
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$11 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Single
$16 - $24
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Coach Services
Website
coachservicesltd.com
Bus from Thetford, Grove Lane to Watton, Crown (Kings Chemist)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
coachservicesltd.com
Konectbus
Phone
+44 1362 851210
Website
konectbus.co.uk
Bus from Watton, Crown (Kings Chemist) to Swaffham, Kings Arms (Natwest)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
konectbus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cambridge und East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Thetford to Swaffham
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$40 - $60
Taxi from Thetford to Swaffham
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Thetford and Swaffham is 26 km. The road distance is 29 km.

The cheapest way to get from Thetford to Swaffham is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Thetford to Swaffham is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £35 - £50.

No, there is no direct bus from Thetford to Swaffham. However, there are services departing from Thetford, Grove Lane and arriving at Swaffham, Kings Arms (Natwest) via Watton, Crown (Kings Chemist). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Thetford to Swaffham, including transfers.