COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
24 Oct
£64Greater Anglia
£20Megabus
Mon
25 Oct
£17Greater Anglia
£10National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Thu
28 Oct
Find prices
£8National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£17Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£64Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£6National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£6National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£6National Express
Sat
6 Nov
£65Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Tue
9 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£6National Express
Wed
10 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£6National Express
Thu
11 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£6National Express
Fri
12 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express
Sat
13 Nov
£11Greater Anglia
£8National Express

These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Virgin Trains
East Coast
Cross Country
Deutsche Bahn

Train Information between London and Norwich

distanceDistance97 miles (157 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£20 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreater Anglia or Great Northern

Trains from London to Norwich cover the 97 miles (157 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 49 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia or Great Northern. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £11, but the average price of train tickets is £20. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Norwich.

Trains from London to Norwich

Trains depart every day from Norwich station to London, including at weekends. Generally, a train departs for London every half an hour from early in the morning late into the evening. The journey takes just under 2h to complete. There are always direct trains available from London to Norwich which make several short station stops on the way, while indirect services with a change of train also run frequently.

London to Norwich Train Time: Daily Departures

Multiple trains run every day between London and Norwich, with around 2 trains departing every hour. The trains run very regularly, departing every half an hour. Trains depart from early in the morning (before 4.00 a.m.), with the last train departing late in the evening at around 11:30 p.m. Regular trains are also available at weekends with a similar timetable to weekdays.

How long is the journey by train from London to Norwich?

A direct journey from London to Norwich has a duration of under 2h. Although the trains make several stops on the way, there is no need to change trains for these direct journeys. Indirect services depart less regularly from London to Norwich, with a total duration of around 2h 30min including the changeover time.

Norwich Canal. Source: Shutterstock

What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Norwich?

Departure train station: The departure station for direct services between London and Norwich is London Liverpool Street station. This large station in central London provides access to London Underground services, city bus services and a taxi rank. There are several several food outlets, coffee shops and small grocery stores available for passengers on the station concourse. Some indirect train services may also depart from London Kings Cross station, on of the UK’s largest stations with further access to great customer facilities and public transport including the London Underground and other national rail services.

Arrival train station: All trains from London to Norwich arrive at Norwich station, which is the terminal station for the rail services. The small station has access to local rail services, a bus service and a taxi rank. It is a short walk or bus ride from the city center, with several large retail outlets and a supermarket nearby. The station itself has several coffee shops, a news agent and customer services on hand at all times. Bus services depart every 10min, travelling a few stops to the city center and onwards to the the local university campus.

Which train companies travel from London to Norwich?

Abellio Greater Anglia are the sole operator for the direct rail services between London and Norwich, from London Liverpool Street to Norwich station. Indirect services from departing from London Kings Cross Station are run by Great Northern and East Midlands Train services, running a slower service with a changeover at generally made at Ely station.

Abellio Greater Anglia trains from London to Norwich

Abellio Greater Anglia services run all direct journeys between London and Norwich. They are the major provider for trains in East Anglia, running trains between London and Norwich every half hour from early until late in the day. Trains with Abellio Greater Anglia take just under 2h to complete the journey from London to Norwich, with several stations stops on the way but no changes necessary. The trains have facilities suitable for long-distance travel with the distance between London and Norwich coming in at around 120 miles (190 km). Travelling with Abellio Greater Anglia rail services is the quickest way to complete your journey from London to Norwich.

Great Northern and East Midlands trains from London to Norwich

Indirect services from London to Norwich are also available, provided by Great Northern and East Midlands trains which come together to complete your journey. Trains run by Great Northern depart from London Kings Cross station and arrive at Ely station, where passengers change to trains operated by East Midlands services. Departing from Ely, passengers subsequently arrive in Norwich with the entire journey taking around 2h 30min. The trains run by these operators are suitable for middle distance travel with comfortable seats and toilet facilities available to customers. These indirect services run less frequently than Abellio Greater Anglia’s direct trains, with an average of 3 indirect services departing from London to Norwich each day.

Norwich Town. Source: Shutterstock

Train London to Norwich: Services on Board

Abellio Greater Anglia train offer passengers a choice of first and second class travel, with tickets bookable in advance or on the day of travel. Quiet coaches are also available on many Abellio Greater Anglia trains for a more peaceful travelling experience, while you can find Wi-Fi available in most other carriages. Luggage storage in available in each part of the train, as are toilet facilities.

Passengers with disabilities can find assistance from station customer services or train staff, and trains have designated spaces for wheelchair users. Dogs are welcome on board, as are bicycles which can be safely stored in designated areas with assistance from train staff. Abellio Greater Anglia trains have the luxury of either a buffet area on the train, or a drinks and snacks trolley for passengers to access from the comfort of their seats, while first class travellers are entitled to a complimentary hot drink alongside their ticket.

How to find cheap train tickets from London to Norwich?

One great way to find cheap tickets from London to Norwich is by booking in advance. Tickets are generally more expensive on the day of travel, so booking a few days before your planned journey can save you some money. You can also book online, to find the cheapest time or day to travel at a glance.

If you’re able to be flexible about the date or time you plan to travel, you can save money by travelling at off-peak times or on days when rail travel is less popular. Indirect travel can often be a cheaper option as they reach their destination in a slower time than direct trains, so choosing a journey plan which includes a change of train may enable you to save money on your tickets.

To Norwich by train—travel tips

Norwich is a fantastic city to visit for a day trip, a weekend or even a week away. With its small city center, you can easily access all the sights on foot, or use the city buses which connect landmarks in the center of the city with those outside, including the university campus. Norwich is famous for its arts and culture scene, with its many theatres and small music venues providing a wide range of entertainments suitable for any taste.

You can also visit the stand-out attractions like Norwich Castle, which has looked over Norwich for hundreds of years, or the city’s football ground. There are two shopping malls in the city, as well as many retail outlets and small boutiques to try out, and you can find a host of independent restaurants and cafes dotting every street corner.

The open air market in the middle of the city is certainly not to be missed, boasting many interesting independent shops and street food outlets. Norwich is also well connected to its surrounding countryside and the Norfolk coast, which can be accessed by bus or train in around 30min.

Download Our App Now!

Travel Tips

Trains from London to Norwich
Travel by train to Norwich easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Norwich.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from London to Norwich cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between London and Norwich for as little as £11  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets between London and Norwich?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between London and Norwich is £20  one way.
What is the distance by train from London to Norwich?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between London and Norwich via train to be approximately 97 miles (157 km).
What is the average London to Norwich train duration?
On average the train from London to Norwich duration is 1 h 49 min  for the 97 miles (157 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in London goes to Norwich? Which train station do I come into Norwich from London?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from London Victoria   to Norwich.

Where is the London train station located? Where is the Norwich train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Norwich and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Norwich.

Which train companies can get me from London to Norwich?
If you're looking for trains from London to Norwich, you can rely on Greater Anglia or Great Northern to get you to Norwich. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the London to Norwich journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I book a direct train from London to Norwich?
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from London to Norwich. You can look to travel with Greater Anglia  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many trains are there between London and Norwich a day?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from London to Norwich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from London to Norwich? When is the last train from London to Norwich?
You can take the first train from London to Norwich at 07: 10   or take the last train from London to Norwich leaving at 10: 30. Look for the latest London Norwich train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from London to Norwich for the best deals?
You can find a train between London and Norwich to cost on average £20 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the London to Norwich train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Norwich
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your trip from London to Norwich.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
44401
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar