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Thetford to York by train

  • First train
    06:23
  • Last train
    21:43
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 27m
  • Distance
    211 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 18m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Thetford to York by train

Fast trains from Thetford to York take around 2 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 211 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Thetford and York.

1. Are there direct trains from Thetford to York?

Journeys between Thetford and York usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Thetford to York every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 11 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Thetford to York?

The Thetford to York train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Thetford to York train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to York is usually scheduled to depart Thetford around 06:23 and the last train is around 20:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Thetford around 06:23, and the last at 21:43.

When to book Thetford to York train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Thetford to York by train.

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Which train companies operate between Thetford and York?

More than one train company operates on the route from Thetford to York, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.