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London to Cambridge

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1 suggested route to go from London to Cambridge by train, car, bus

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How to travel from London to Cambridge ?

Trip London Cambridge

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance50 mi
Direct lineYes

Cambridge is your next holiday destination but you're wondering how to go there and how it is possible to get the cheapest London to Cambridge transport offers? Usually, this is not an easy task and you'll have to browse multiple sites to compare all deals.

Fortunately, Vivanoda is a multimodal travel planner that aggregates prices for buses, carpooling and trains in a single search. Just enter your travel dates to Cambridge then Vivanoda will do the rest. Sorting options and filters are at your disposal to refine your search.

You'll mainly use the trains, carpooling and buses of National Express, First Capital Connect, Blablacar, Greater Anglia or CrossCountry to reach Cambridge.

If you've already chosen the mode of transport you'd like to travel with, go directly to the dedicated section:

London to Cambridge bus

This coach route is operated without any change between London to Cambridge

You may still have doubts to get to Cambridge by bus. That's why we give you some arguments that might convince you to board a bus to Cambridge.

  • The London Cambridge tickets are sold at unbeatable prices, it is unlikely that you will find better offers with the other modes of transport: rail or carpool offers.
  • It is more environmentally friendly to travel on a modern bus than to carpool. In addition, the road London Cambridge is shared by other vehicles and no additional infrastructure is needed to run a bus.
  • The presence of electrical outlets at your seat and USB ports will allow you to charge smartphone and laptop. You'll be able to spend all your time from London to Cambridge watching a good movie, listening to music, and why not even working!
  • A Wi-Fi connection is available to travellers in most coaches, which is an important asset for a 50 mi trip.

Coach companies on the London Cambridge trip

To get to Cambridge by bus from London, you only have the bus company National Express that serves the these two cities.

National Express London Cambridge

Bus stops in London

It is recommended that you arrive at the London bus station between 15 and 30 minutes before the departure time, depending on the coach company. To avoid catching the wrong bus, check in front where the destination 'Cambridge' should be displayed. Finally, have your ticket checked by the driver of National Express and get on board after having your luggage in the hold.

  • London Victoria Coach Station

Arrival bus stations in Cambridge

In Cambridge, make sure you leave nothing in your seat or in the trunk of the coach.

  • Cambridge

Train London to Cambridge

Is London connected to Cambridge with a direct train?

Yes, it is possible to go from London to Cambridge by train without making any changes. Be careful, as this may depend on the date of your trip to Cambridge and there may be fewer direct trains from London on certain days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a London-Cambridge train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity train London Cambridge

The intercity trains served the main cities of the route between London and Cambridge with a reduced duration in comparison to regional trains.

London Cambridge railways companies

The railways CrossCountry, Greater Anglia and First Capital Connect are the companies that you may travel with for your trip to Cambridge.
CrossCountry London CambridgeGreater Anglia London CambridgeFirst Capital Connect London Cambridge

Departure train stations in London

  • Stansted Airport
  • London Liverpool Street
  • London Kings Cross

Railway stations in Cambridge

  • Cambridge

Carpool from London to Cambridge

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey London-Cambridge with other travellers looking for the same route. This helps reduce travel costs for both the driver and the passenger, and also reduces the impact on the environment.

Ridesharing doesn't have any scheduled timetable on the contrary to rail, bus or air industry. So, you have more probabilities to find London-Cambridge rides five days before your date of travel than three months. This is interesting for lastminute travel to Cambridge.

When you book a ride between London Cambridge, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. No need to bother about the price once you travel, everything is paid online when you book your ride.

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