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London to Cambridge Train Information

Avg. Train Duration52m
Trains arrive inCambridge
Trains depart fromLondon
Train Ticket Price£ 17.78
Distance79 km
Train Companies
  • Great Northern
  • Greater Anglia

Quick Guide: Trains from London to Cambridge

Average Price: £16
Trains per day: ~ 156
Changes: Direct
Average Time: 1h03
Fastest Route: 0h56
Slowest Route: 1h06

Trains from London to Cambridge, are operated by Abellio Greater Anglia and Great Northern, with a journey time of between one and one and a half hours. The first departure is around 4:10 a.m., with the last direct train leaving just before midnight. There are 5 departures an hour during peak times and regular trains throughout the day, with a slightly reduced service on Sundays.


Which train companies go from London to Cambridge?

Abellio Greater Anglia and Great Northern operate the trains running from London to Cambridge.

How long is the train from London to Cambridge

Trains from London to Cambridge take roughly 1 hours and 3 minutes.

When are the first and last trains of the day from London to Cambridge?

The first train from London to Cambridge is at 4:10 a.m and the last London to Cambridge train leaves at 11:58 p.m.

Where do trains from London to Cambridge depart from and arrive to?

Trains for Cambridge depart from either London Liverpool Street or London King's Cross. Both stations are well served by local buses, including night routes. London Liverpool Street Station is in central London, close to the City while King's Cross Station is located near Regent's Park. Liverpool Street is on three Underground lines and King's Cross St Pancras Underground Station is on six, including Piccadilly and Victoria. Taxi ranks can be found at the main entrances to both stations.

Cambridge Station is just under 2 km from the city centre, but is linked by frequent buses, operated by Citi Bus Network. Cambridge has an efficient bus service with many Park and Ride options around its periphery. Taxis are also available at the station.

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Local Time 01:50
£ Pounds Sterling
Population 128,400
Region East of England
Languages English

How expensive is Cambridge?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in Cambridge costs 7.1% less than in London.


Prices in Cambridge are on average 8.9% lower than in London.

Public Transport

Public transport in Cambridge costs around 6% less than in London.

A Night in a Hotel

A night in a hotel in Cambridge is about 33.9% less expensive than in London.

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