Nunnery Lakes Nature Reserve is a much loved nature reserve full of local wildlife to enjoy - a great place to get out and get fresh air too.


It's easy to reach Nunnery Lakes Nature Reserve, in Norfolk, by train. Simply hop on a train to Thetford station and then it's a very easy 2km walk on from the station along lanes and footpaths through the town.


For more info including facilities and opening times, visit Nunnery Lakes Nature Reserve’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 07:00:00 until 13:30:00
  • Saturday open from 07:00:00 until 13:30:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at specific times. Please check at the station.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Website
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
Step free access to each platform, but not between platforms. For trains towards Norwich access is via a footpath off Croxton Road, for trains towards Ely the step free access it through the station car park off Station Road
Toilets notesWomens and accessible toilets are available in the waiting room on platform 1 and mens on platform 2
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
station unstaffed -Assistance by onboard staff
Customer Service notes
Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00. Sunday 10:00-20:00. Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00. The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8). Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorNational Car Parks Ltd
Car parking spaces35
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces38
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVUnavailable
Cycle storage notes
Cycle storage notesThere are stands available.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Thetford station is served by a taxi rank or a cab office. Check availability before travelling, and pre-book if necessary. Consider using the following local operators:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Thetford

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Thetford station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to NorwichGreater Anglia09:021Late
to Stansted AirportGreater Anglia09:06On time
to Liverpool Lime StreetEast Midlands Railway09:242On time
to NorwichEast Midlands Railway09:441On time
to NorwichGreater Anglia09:531On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from CambridgeGreater Anglia09:011Late
from NorwichGreater Anglia09:05On time
from NorwichEast Midlands Railway09:232On time
from NottinghamEast Midlands Railway09:431On time
from CambridgeGreater Anglia09:531On time

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