This page will give information on Travel by different means. It is not exhaustive.



Please note that Norfolk County Council has made a Temporary Traffic Order closing the Wymondham Road in Ashwellthorpe, west of the New Road junction, for tree felling on


Tree felling is required at the C594 Silfield Road (what we call Wymondham Road) from the Junction with C347 New Road for 181 metres north westwards. Traffic over that road is prohibited on 29 August 2017 for the duration of the works, expected to be about 1 day.

The official alternative route is: C594 Silfield Road, C594 Station Road, C175 Ayton Road, C175 Browick Road, C186 Stanfield Road, C186 Wymondham Road, B 1113 Norwich Road, C594 Wymondham Road, C594 The Street.



Notification received from Norfolk County Council Highways Department re. partial road closure of Brick Kiln Lane for three days to repair water main together with the usable alternative route

Ashwellthorpe & Fundenhall STRO265 Emergency

Travel for the retired

If you are aged 60 or over you can get a Senior Citizen Railcard that gives you reduced fares on the UK rail network.

You can get the application form for a Senior Citizen Railcard from South Norfolk District Council – get in touch by post ,e-mail or phone (contact details are below) or visit the Long Stratton offices. You will be asked to provide proof of your age (e.g. driving licence, NHS medical card, birth certificate, passport etc. – they accept photocopies).

contact officer/team: Concessionary Travel Team
web: online enquiry form
email: [email protected]
telephone: 01508 533880
minicom/textphone: 01508 533622
South Norfolk Council
South Norfolk House
Swan Lane
Long Stratton
Norwich NR15 2XE


These are operated National Express from Wymondham to London (via Cambridge), The Midlands and beyond or via Norwich

There is also a service operated by The Mid-Norfolk Railway on the Wymondham to Dereham line.


Regular services are provided by:

Semmence:  CLICK HERE

Anglian:  CLICK HERE


The Wymondham Area Flexibus, is run by Semmence of Wymondham. The service helps people living in the countryside around Wymondham (28 villages) to get to work, shops and medical and leisure facilities in the town, as well as providing a link with other bus and rail services. It is funded by the Countryside Agency through the East Norfolk Rural Transport Partnership, Norfolk County Council and South Norfolk Council. They will be introducing through fares from villages served by the Flexibus to the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital for passengers changing in Wymondham onto the Anglian service 59. The Wymondham Flexibus provides a fixed route commuter service and an off-peak demand responsive service from Monday to Friday, as well as a late night journey out of Norwich at weekends. The demand responsive service collects passengers from their homes or a pre-arranged point nearby and can be booked by calling 0845 600 2315 by 5pm on the day before travel (or 5pm Friday for travel on Monday). A service to the Wymondham Farmers’ Market started in June 2004, with funding from the government’s Rural Bus Challenge. Two 14 seater buses have been introduced which can cater for up to 3 wheelchairs.


If you want to plan a route to or from Ashwellthorpe or Fundenhall by car click HERE.