Excursion Pickup Points Convenient locations across Norfolk
For day excursions, Eastons picks up from easy scheduled points which are close to the route you will follow on the way to your destination. You will not spend hours touring the county before setting off, instead coaches make simple and quick stops into principal points.
Park and Ride
Free parking is available at our depot in Stratton Strawless for all excursions. On excursions departing on Monday to Saturday you can park and ride from the Harford Park and Ride car park where our coach will pick you up from the lower shelter. On Sunday excursions the same service is available at Thickthorn Park and Ride. This will be confirmed at the time of your booking.
Which excursion picks up where?
All excursion coaches begin at our Stratton Strawless depot, where free parking is available, and will pickup at Hellesdon, Norwich City Centre and Harford or Thickthorn Park and Ride sites. Excursions heading southbound will serve Attleborough and Thetford and excursions heading Northbound will serve Dereham and Swaffham. Please note that on some local day excursions pickups at Attleborough, Thetford, Dereham and Swaffham will not be served. This will be indicated at the time of booking.
Day Excursions From Stratton Strawless
Park and Ride from our coach depot in Stratton Strawless, conveniently located just off the A140 a few minutes from Aylsham, Horsford, Buxton and Hevingham. Ample free parking is available beside our office.
Address: The Old Coach House, Parish Road, Stratton Strawless, Norwich, NR10 5LR Directions from North Norfolk: From the Ayslham Roundabout, head South on the A140 signposted 'Norwich'. Continue approximately 3.5 miles and turn left into Parish Road, signposted on green signs. Take an immediate right and follow the track to the left to arrive at our depot. Directions from Norwich: From Norwich Airport, take the third exit at the A140/B1149 roundabout signposted Cromer and Aylsham. Continue through the village of Hainford, past the brick bus shelters and take the right hand turn into Parish Road using the turning late. Take an immediate right turn. Use the map above to find us!
Day Excursions From Hellesdon
Live in Hellesdon and fancy a great day out? We pick up on the Cromer Road outside Tesco Express, just a short walk from the Meadow Way, Bush Road and Hawthorne Avenue areas. Simply jump on board, sit back, and enjoy a day out with Eastons Address: Cromer Road, Hellesdon, Norwich NR6 6XA Directions from Norwich: From The Boundary junction on the ring road, follow the A140 signposted Cromer. Follow the road to the next junction, the bus shelter is on your right hand side directly outside Tesco Express Directions from North Norfolk: From the B1149/A140 Roundabout, take the exit heading towards Norwich (A140) and follow the road ahead past Norwich Airport. Cross the first junction in the left hand lane past Porcelanosa and continue in the left lane to the next set of traffic lights. The bus stop is just across this junction on the left hand side.
Day Excursions From Norwich
We pick up right in the heart of Norwich City Centre on Castle Meadow, beneath the stunning Norwich Castle and outside the popular Castle Mall Shopping Centre. Simply wait outside The Mall entrance opposite British Heart Foundation and the coach will collect you from the coach layby. Address: Castle Meadow, Norwich, NR1 3PY Dropping Off: Access to Castle Meadow by car is restricted, the closest street with public vehicular access is Farmers Avenue beside VUE Cinema. There are loading bays on Bank Plain beside OPEN, which are a 5 mintue walk from our pickup point. By Public Transport: Many local bus services drop off in Castle Meadow at designated bays, head towards Red Lion Street to find our pickup point. Please note that some local bus service do not stop on Castle Meadow and use St Stephens Street and/or Norwich Bus Station. If you book a taxi, they will be able to drop you off right by the coach. We work with Courtesy Taxis (01603 446644) who will be happy to help you.
Day Excursions From Norwich Park and Ride Sites
We work with our friends at Konectbus to allow our customers to park safely and conveniently at Harford (Monday-Saturday) and Thickthorn (Sundays Only) Park and Ride Sites Address: Harford Park and Ride Ipswich Road, Norwich, NR4 6US. Thickthorn Park and Ride Norwich Road, Hethersett, NR9 3AU Where to find the sites: Both sites are conveniently located on the Norwich Southern Bypass (A47). Harford is situated on the A140/A47 Junction (Ipswich Road) and Thickthorn Park and Ride is off the A11/A47 junction on the Norwich Road beside Thickthorn Services. Parking in the sites: Parking in both the sites is free of charge exclusively to Eastons customers when travelling on our excursions. We pickup from the Lower Shelters at each site (At the bottom end of the sites). Please park near to these shelters and wait for the coach on the footpaths. Neither Eastons or Konectbus can be held responsible for any damage or thefts whilst using the sites.