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Thetford Bus Interchange & Bus Services

Thetford Bus Interchange is located between Minstergate and St Nichols Street, just west of the town centre. It is served by local and national bus services. Facilities are somewhat basic, with limited shelters and a set of toilets. The Bus Interchange is owned and operated by Norfolk County Council. The Interchange is served by a number of local, regional and national bus services.

Facilities

There are toilets at the Interchange, which are managed by Thetford Town Council. There is no indoor waiting area, but there are shelters at each of the stops. The shelters are inexplicably tall though, so do not offer much protection from driving rain. There is good CCTV coverage of the Interchange.

Covered bicycle parking stands are available by the toilets. There is a short-stay car park (free for up to 20 minutes) on St Nocholas Street for drop-offs and pick-ups, which also has spaces for taxis. Free longer term parking can be found nearby in the St Nicholas Street (weekends only) and Minstergate car parks.

Bus Services from Thetford

No.RouteDaysFrequencyOperator
81 Thetford – East Wretham – Great Hockham – Griston – Wayland Acadmey School Days1 per day Coach Services
83 Thetford Town Circular: Bus Interchange – Croxton Road – Admirals – Tesco* – Cloverfields* – Bus Interchange – Kimm's Belt – Sainsbury's – St Martin's / St John's – Canterbury Way – Bus Interchange Mo–Sa2 per hour Coach Services
3/6 Thetford – Watton – N&NU Hospital (3) / Wymondham (6) – Norwich Mo–Fr5 per day KonectBus
84/86/86A Brandon – Thetford – Bury St Edmunds Mo–Sa1 per hour Coach Services
40 Thetford – Brandon – Methwold – King's Lynn Mo–Fr6 per day Coach Services
200/201 Thetford – Mildenhall Mo–Sa4 per day Coach Services
332 Thetford – Honington – Bury St Edmunds Mo–Sa1 per day Coach Services
491 London – Mildenhall Thetford – Norwich – Great Yarmouth Mo–Su2–3 per day National Express

2015 Bus Station Relocation

The Interchange was relocated to its current site in 2015, in a controversial £3.8M project lead by Norfolk County Council. Full details of the relocation project.