Information about Parking in Thetford
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Thetford is a delightful market town situated in the Breckland District of Norfolk. There has been a settlement here since the Iron Age and there are parts of the town that even pre-date the Norman Conquest. Thetford can be found along the A11 road between Norwich and London. It is located just to the east of Thetford Forest.
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Parking in Thetford
Parking in Thetford requires a little advance planning to ensure a stress free experience.
There are several car parks in Thetford. Car parking is free in all of the Breckland owned car park sin Thetford. Car parks can be found at the following locations:
- Bury Road, IP24 3BN, offering 35 parking bays and 1 disabled parking bay
- Cage Lane, IP24 2DS, offering 25 parking bays and 1 disabled parking bay
- Castle Street, IP24 2DW, offering 15 parking bays and 1 disabled parking bay
- Link Road, IP24, offering 29 parking bays and 1 disabled parking bay
- Nun’s Bridge, IP24 2PZ, offering 15 parking bays. This car park does not have marked parking bays, but there is space for about 15 cars.
- Pike Lane, IP24 2DR, offering 80 parking bays and 5 disabled parking bays. This car park also has two electric vehicle charging points.
- School Lane (Large and Small car parks), IP24 2A, offering 75 parking bays and 2 disabled parking bays
- St Giles Lane (Upper and Lower car parks), IP24 2AP, offering 97 parking bays and 6 disabled parking bays
- St Nicholas Street, IP24 1BG, offering 38 parking bays
- Tanner Street (South and North car parks), IP24 2BQ, offering 117 parking bays and 5 disabled parking bays
- White Hart Street, IP24 1AA, offering 35 parking bays and 2 disabled parking bays
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Thetford Airport parking
The nearest airport to Thetford is Norwich airport. There are a range of parking options on site, including long-stay and short-stay. Parking at Norwich airport can be expensive, and as such, travellers and airport employees like to use alternative options for airport parking. You may want to consider browsing the options available at YourParkingSpace. We have short term and long term options available within easy access to the airport.
There are plenty of things for all the family to see and do in and around Thetford. One of the nearby highlights is Thetford Forest. This wonderful forest has several walking trails and cycle paths to explore. For the more adventurous among us, there is also the Go Ape attraction in Thetford Forest, which offers high ropes trails and exciting zip wires. There are play areas for children dotted throughout the forest area. At High Lodge, the main Thetford Forest visitor centre, there is also a café where you can get some delicious refreshments.
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Thetford railway station is managed by Greater Anglia. It is situated on the Breckland line, which runs between Cambridge in the west and Norwich in the east. There are regular services to and from the stations, offering connections to destinations across the country.
There are a number of bus routes running in and around Thetford, offering a friendly and efficient service to local destinations and further afield. Thetford bus station is situated between St Nicholas Street and Minstergate. It is just a short walk from the town centre and the railway station.
Disabled Parking in Thetford
The Blue Badge scheme is for people with severe mobility problems or those who are registered blind.
There are designated disabled parking bays in many of the car parks in Thetford. You must ensure that your Blue Badge is clearly displayed. Parking is free of charge in all Breckland owned car parks for all drivers, included Blue Badge holders.
There are 2 electric vehicle charging points available in Thetford. These are located in the Pike Lane car park.
A network of all electric vehicle charging points can be found on the government's Go Ultra low website.
Overnight, Weekends & Bank Holidays
There are no parking charges in any of the Breckland owned car parks in Thetford at any time, including evenings, weekend and Bank Holidays.
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Do I need to display a Blue Badge to park in a disabled parking bay?
Yes, you do. Remember to always display your Blue Badge clearly to avoid hefty fines. Blue Badge holders can park in any parking bays in the car parks, but there are also designated disabled parking bays available.
Where can I park for free in Thetford?
All Breckland owned car parks offer free Thetford parking. There are no parking charges in these car parks at any time.
Can I charge my electric vehicle in Thetford?
Yes, you can. There are 2 electric vehicle charging points available in the Pike Lane car park in Thetford.
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