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London to Norwich by train

It takes an average of 1h 51m to travel from London to Norwich by train, over a distance of around 98 miles (158 km). There are normally 62 trains per day travelling from London to Norwich and tickets for this journey start from £10 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 30m
PriceFrom £10
Distance98 miles (158 km)
Frequency62 trains per day
First train05:00
Last train23:59
Departure stationLondon
Arrival stationNorwich
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsGreater Anglia

London to Norwich train times

Check out the next trains departing from London to Norwich for Thursday 27th January 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
15:30 On timelondon liverpool street17:20 On timenorwichPlat. 11 estimatedgreater anglia Off PeakGet tickets1h 50m, direct
16:30 On timelondon liverpool street18:18 On timenorwichPlat. 11 estimatedgreater anglia Off PeakGet tickets1h 48m, direct
16:42 On timelondon kings cross19:12 On timenorwichPlat. 8 estimatedgreat northern PeakGet tickets2h 30m, 1 change
17:30 On timelondon liverpool street19:23 On timenorwichPlat. 11 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 53m, direct
17:42 On timelondon kings cross20:19 On timenorwichPlat. 6 estimatedgreat northern PeakGet tickets2h 37m, 1 change
18:30 On timelondon liverpool street20:23 On timenorwichPlat. 11 estimatedgreater anglia PeakGet tickets1h 53m, direct
18:42 On timelondon kings cross21:11 On timenorwichPlat. 8 estimatedgreat northern Off PeakGet tickets2h 29m, 1 change
19:30 On timelondon liverpool street21:21 On timenorwichPlat. 10 estimatedgreater anglia Off PeakGet tickets1h 51m, direct
20:30 On timelondon liverpool street22:21 On timenorwichPlat. 11 estimatedgreater anglia Off PeakGet tickets1h 51m, direct
20:42 On timelondon kings cross23:15 On timenorwichPlat. 9 estimatedgreat northern Off PeakGet tickets2h 33m, 1 change
21:30 On timelondon liverpool street23:26 On timenorwichPlat. 11 estimatedgreater anglia Off PeakGet tickets1h 56m, direct
21:39 On timelondon kings cross00:14 On timenorwichPlat. 9 estimatedgreat northern Off PeakGet tickets2h 35m, 1 change

Travelling by train from London to Norwich

Looking to travel from London to Norwich by train? You've come to the right place!

The train from London to Norwich usually takes around an hour and 51 minutes but can take just an hour and 30 minutes on the fastest direct Greater Anglia services, with around 62 trains running on this popular route every day.

Hop on a Greater Anglia train at Liverpool Street station and you'll find comfortable seating, free WiFi, and plenty of space for luggage as standard. London to Norwich is also the only route you can travel in Greater Anglia First Class, which includes more spacious seating and legroom, and complimentary food and drinks during weekdays.

If you want to snap up the cheapest fares, take the train during Off-Peak times. You can also get a Railcard if you’re travelling by train more than a few times a year – you'll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys.

Ready to book? Start your search for train tickets from London to Norwich with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our timetable where you can view first and last London to Norwich train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from London to Norwich? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from London to Norwich take?

The average journey time by train between London and Norwich is 1 hour and 51 minutes, with around 62 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between London and Norwich by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London to Norwich is 1 hour and 30 minutes.

How much does the train from London to Norwich cost?

Train ticket prices from London to Norwich can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from London to Norwich?

Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Norwich without having to change trains. There are 62 direct trains from London to Norwich each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from London to Norwich leave?

The first train from London to Norwich leaves at 05:00. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London to Norwich leave?

The last train from London to Norwich leaves at 23:59. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between London and Norwich by train?

Trains travelling from London to Norwich cover a distance of around 98 miles (158 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Norwich to London. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from London to Norwich.

Cheap train tickets from London to Norwich

Train tickets from London to Norwich start at £10 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for London to Norwich is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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