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The Bittern Line

Thorpe Road, NR1 2SG, England
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Excellent service

I've used this line frequently between Wroxham and Sheringham and have always been impressed by the... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2017
Anita G
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Winterton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Train ride

The Bittern Line is described as 'one of the 60 most picturesque lines' in the world. Well it's... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2016
Autocruise
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Dorset, United Kingdom
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The scenic railway from Norwich to Cromer and Sheringham vioa the Norfolk Braods -Part of the National Rail network.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Aug 30, 2017
“Excellent service”
Sep 21, 2016
“Train ride”
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Thorpe Road, NR1 2SG, England
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

I've used this line frequently between Wroxham and Sheringham and have always been impressed by the friendly, helpful staff collecting fares - they always make a point of finding the cheapest possible fares and it's always been cheaper buying fares on the train than using...More

Thank Anita G
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Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

The Bittern Line is described as 'one of the 60 most picturesque lines' in the world. Well it's not. Yes there are short glimpses of the broads and sea but the rest of the journey is just fields. It's destinations, from Norwich, of Wroxham, for...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2016

we use this service regularly in the summer months especially we go from our home village to the coast at cromer or sheringham have a nice meal walk on the seafront and back on the 10.15pm train a lovely evening out

2  Thank manxie784261
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Reviewed August 14, 2016

Went to Norwich for the day. Train that left Liverpool Street was old and despite paying for a first class seat, there was no wifi. Train arrived over 20 minutes late, which meant those going to Greater Yarmouth missed their connection and had to wait...More

Thank Ozjamboree
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Reviewed June 2, 2016

Used Abellio Greater Anglia to travel from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street. The train was on time on both outbound and inbound journeys. Seats are very comfortable with full tables between facing seats.

2  Thank bunkerman
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Reviewed April 23, 2016

Got a ranger ticket and visited Sandringham and Cromer by rail from Norwich. A fabulous ride on clean comfortable trains with an hourly service. Let the train do the work no driving or having to find car parks. Spot on.

1  Thank Alan R
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Reviewed September 1, 2015

Staff with poor communicational skills and little grasp of the English language and was difficult to understand, hardly a recommendation to use any Abellio services, plus of course even with the ticket barriers now in operation at Norwich we noted a vast surplus of staff...More

1  Thank WILLIAM H
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Reviewed August 8, 2015

i booked a train trip online to Norwich for a friend train was cancelled greater Anglia reply to my complaint straight away and refunded the ticket within 2 weeks excellent customer service due to the fact I live in Ireland and this was sorted so...More

1  Thank Noreen K
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Reviewed August 12, 2014

Going to Norwich from Sheringham was a really good journey. We travelled on the 0945 Greater anglia to Norwich via Cromer. The trip was very sightseeing and had a very pretty view from the carriage. On the way back we went in the rare Class...More

1  Thank Patrick F
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Reviewed June 8, 2013

A day out by train was a treat for the children -they were so excited. I had a free day with no driving and was very relaxing not having to hunt around for parking and paying through the nose for it! My first train ride...More

1  Thank Tarka M
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