By car:

West Norfolk is easily accessed via the M11, A10 or A1 from the south and via the A47 and A17 from the Midlands and the North. Plan your route:

Information on local car parks can be found on the council’s website

By coach:

National Express services run to King’s Lynn from London Victoria via Cambridge.

Tel: 08717 818181

By rail:

First Capital Connect operates services from London King’s Cross to Downham Market and King’s Lynn – hourly to King’s Lynn (half hourly at peak times) with average journey time 1 hr 40 mins. (East Midlands Trains offer connecting services from the Midlands and the North via Peterborough and Ely). At King’s Cross/London St Pancras Eurostar provides direct services to Paris and Brussels.


Tel: 08432 186186

First Capital Connect

Tel: 0845 0264700

East Midlands Trains

Tel: 08457 125678

National rail enquiries

Tel: 0845 7484950

By air:

West Norfolk enjoys good links to both domestic and international locations. Norwich International is just over 1 hour drive. London Stansted airport is approximately 1.5 hours drive. London Heathrow, Gatwick and East Midlands airports are each around 2.5 hours drive.

Norwich International

Tel: 01603 411923

London Stansted

Tel: 0844 3351803

By ferry:

The nearest ferry port is Harwich (approx 2 hours drive). Stena Line operates car and passenger ferries to Hook of Holland. DFDS Seaways operates services to Esbjerg in Denmark. P&O Ferries links The Port of Hull (approx 2.5 hours drive) to Rotterdam and Zeebrugge.

Stena Line

Tel: 08447 707070

DFDS Seaways

Tel: 0871 5229955

P&O Ferries

Tel: 08716 642121

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