Bus services are changing this April

2 months ago Sat 19th Mar 2022


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From Tuesday 19th April, we will be enhancing some of our Konectbus routes to provide our passengers with more early morning and late evening journeys to meet the needs of their flexible working and leisure needs.

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Route 4 - Swanton Morley to Norwich 

Route 4 is about to get even better with more buses running to Longwater Retail Park every hour, leaving Dereham Market Place from 06.50am. The last bus back from Longwater is at 18.50pm.

Download the new timetable from Tuesday 19th April 2022

Read more about the Fab 4 


Route 11 - Dereham to Watton

NEW Early Morning buses to Cranswick Foods and additional evening services between Watton and Dereham

New journey from Dereham Market Place at 05.15 Monday to Friday to Watton High Street and Cranswick Foods, thus providing factory workers with a sustainable way to travel to work and is available to all who wish to travel between Dereham and Watton in the early morning.

New journey leaving Cranswick Foods at 17:17 for Dereham (Monday to Friday)

We have also extended our evening service from Watton to Dereham with departures at 19:15, 20:15, 21:15 operating Monday to Saturday

Download the new timetable from Tuesday 19th April 2022


Route 3 and 6 - more buses for those early morning commutes to Norwich.

An earlier bus will now leave Watton at 06:05 with an arrival at 07:08 following passenger requests.

A new early morning departure will leave from Norwich Bus Station to Watton at 07:10

Wayland Avenue will now be served every 30 minutes

New early evening departures from Norwich Rail Station at 19:00 & 20:00 calling at the Bus Station then to Watton to give easier onward connections for those arriving in Norwich by train.

New journeys from Watton to Carbrooke/Hingham leaving the High Street at 17:50 & 18:25 Monday to Saturday

Download the new timetable from Tuesday 19th April 2022


Route X3 - Watton to Norwich 

Additional journeys will leave Norwich at 08:30 and from Watton at 13:35 providing more buses from Great Ellingham, Rocklands, Caston and Griston and better connections available onto routes 3/6 at Watton

08:30 from Norwich continues as a through service to Thetford as route 81 (arrive Thetford 10:12)

13:35 from Watton operates as through service from Thetford as route 81 (leave Thetford at 12:45)

Download the new timetable from Tuesday 19th April 2022


Route 81 – direct connections from Norwich to Thetford

Small changes to bus times and even better connections with routes 3/6 at Watton

Download the new timetable  from Tuesday 19th April 2022


Route 53C 

From next term, Route 53C to Broadland High will have a change to it's timetable. Buses will leave earlier from Old Catton and Frettenham.

Old Catton to Broadland High School via Frettenham & Spixworth

Monday to Friday (school days)  
Old Catton, Parkland Road 07:27
Old Catton, White Women Lane 07:32
Frettenham, School Road 07:41
Spixworth, Longe Arms, Crostwick Lane 07:48
Spixworth, James Green Close 07:51
Broadland High School 08:10
Broadland High School 15:10
Spixworth, James Green Close 15:30
Spixworth, opp Longe Arms, Crostwick Lane 15:32
Frettenham, School Road 15:39
Old Catton, White Women Lane 15:49
Old Catton, Parkland Road 15:54


NEW printed timetables are now available from Norwich Bus Station and will be on the buses from Monday 4th April 2022.