How to get to Norwich by train
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Norwich is known as England's City of Stories. The city's hidden gems include iconic buildings, cozy pubs, and many other interesting landmarks that you'll tell your own stories about for years to come.
Norwich boasts two impressive cathedrals, each outfitted with soaring arched ceilings and stained glass. To reach even further back in Norwich's history, check out Norwich Castle. This medieval fortress was first built over one thousand years ago, in 1121.
For those who want to experience a different kind of adventure, be sure to try activities like the Norwich Ghost Walks, Norfolk Mead Boat Hire, and Dippy National Tour. And don't forget to visit the Bullards at Chantry Place for some gin shopping and tasting.
As part of a tour of England's premier league stadiums, drop by the Norwich City Football Club and watch a game. Our other recommended top spots include the Bread Source, home to artisan baked goods, and the Mysabar, where both the food and the drinks inspire.
It is easy to reach Norwich from near or far. Flights conveniently arrive at Norwich International Airport, but ground travel is your best bet for domestic trips. Train companies with connections to Norwich include Greater Anglia, Great Northern, London Overground, Southeastern, and Thameslink. If you prefer to take the bus, Megabus has got your back.
Norwich Train Station (formerly known as Norwich Thorpe) is an opulent Victorian building that abuts the River Wensum in Norwich. The station is about a 10-minute walk to the town center, but several restaurants in and around the station ensure you won't travel hungry. The station's many amenities include bike rentals, a convenience store, public restrooms, ATMs, and additional retail on the concourse. Norwich is the northern terminus along the Great Eastern Main Line, operated by Greater Anglia to London. It is also the terminus for additional routes, like the East Midlands Railway route to Liverpool and the Greater Anglia route to Stansted Airport.
Popular train stations in Norwich:
Norwich Train Station
What train companies travel to Norwich, United Kingdom?
Located in United Kingdom, Norwich is accessible by train from 5 other cities. You can choose from 52 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Norwich on Wanderu. East Midlands Railway usually has the most trains on any given day.
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Train companies serving Norwich
|East Midlands Railway
|Avanti West Coast
Great Northern is a UK-based rail company that serves commuter towns north of London. The company is owned by Thameslink and offers a contemporary train fleet with complimentary WiFi. The company primarily serves towns such as Potters Bar, Hatfield, Welwyn Garden City, Stevenage, and Hitchin While standard-class seats can be hard to secure due to high demand at peak hours, first-class compartments offer a quieter, more peaceful journey.
CrossCountry operates an extensive rail network in the U.K., centered in Birmingham. In standard class, passengers enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard restrooms. Trains also contain a small café or a trolley that passes through the carriages. An upgrade to first-class gives passengers more legroom and complimentary food.
Frequently Asked Questions
The main train station in Norwich is Norwich Train Station. As the busiest station, it has the most train arrivals, although some trains may make other stops in and around Norwich.
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