Ashford to Cambridge by train

  • First train
    05:13
  • Last train
    23:16
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 47m
  • Distance
    128 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    41
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 14m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Ashford to Cambridge by train

Fast trains from Ashford to Cambridge take around 1 hour and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 128 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ashford and Cambridge.

1. Are there direct trains from Ashford to Cambridge?

Journeys between Ashford and Cambridge usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Ashford to Cambridge every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 46 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Ashford to Cambridge?

The Ashford to Cambridge train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Ashford to Cambridge train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Cambridge is usually scheduled to depart Ashford around 05:13 and the last train is around 23:16. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ashford around 05:43, and the last at 23:16.

When to book Ashford to Cambridge train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Ashford to Cambridge by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ashford and Cambridge?

More than one train company operates on the route from Ashford to Cambridge, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Great Northern
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • Southeastern
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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