Travel by train from Thetford has never been easier. The station now has good pedestrian access from both Croxton Road and Station Road. There are covered cycle stands and secure lockers as well as parking for 35 cars. A booking office, toilets and heated waiting rooms - now all accessible for people with impaired mobility - are often open on Monday to Saturday mornings. At other times, you can buy your ticket on the train or from a vending machine.

Thetford has up to 31 daily trains to Ely and Norwich.

Thetford has up to hourly direct trains to Alfreton, Attleborough, Brandon, Cambridge, Chesterfield, Grantham, Liverpool, Manchester, Nottingham, Peterborough, Sheffield, Stockport, Warrington, Widnes and Wymondham.

Thetford has 9 daily trains direct to Stansted Airport on Mondays to Fridays and up to hourly trains on Saturdays and Sundays.

With just one change of train from Thetford you can reach all these destinations and more:

Altrincham, Baldock, Barnsley, Beeston, Birkenhead, Birmingham, Bishops Stortford, Blackpool, Bolton, Brighton, Broxbourne, Burton on Trent, Chester, Colchester, Cromer, Darlington, Derby, Doncaster, Durham, East Croydon, Edinburgh, Gatwick Airport, Great Yarmouth, Harlow, Hitchin, Hoveton and Wroxham, Huntingdon, Ipswich, Kings Lynn, Lancaster, Leeds, Leicester, Letchworth, Lincoln, Llandudno, London Bridge, London Kings Cross, Loughborough, Lowestoft, Matlock, Newark, Newcastle, North Walsham, Oakham, Oxenholme Lake District, Preston, Rotherham, Royston, Sheringham, Sleaford, Southport, Spalding, Stamford, Stevenage, Wakefield, Wigan and York.


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