Cambridge to Bern by train

  • First train
    05:14
  • Last train
    18:13
  • Avg changes
    3
  • Fastest journey
    9hr 39m
  • Distance
    786 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    8
  • Avg. journey time
    11hr 15m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cambridge to Bern by train

Fast trains from Cambridge to Bern take around 9 hours and 39 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 786 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Bern.

1. Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Bern?

Journeys between Cambridge and Bern usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 7 departures on the route from Cambridge to Bern 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 9 departures.

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

The Cambridge to Bern train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 39 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Bern is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 04:48 and the last train is around 18:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 05:45, and the last at 13:32.

When to book Cambridge to Bern train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Cambridge to Bern by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Cambridge and Bern?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Alleo
  • Eurostar
  • Great Northern
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • London Underground
  • TGV
  • Thameslink
  • c2c

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

Other journeys to Bern View all journeys to Bern

Loco2 means a new way of booking trains online, but it also stands for low CO2 and lower cost travel. By simplifying the booking process, Loco2 hopes to encourage more people to ditch the plane and opt for a lower-carbon journey by train.

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Zero booking fees
  • 24/7 customer support

Subscribe to our newsletter

Sign up to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

Log in / Register

  1. We'd love to send you (occasional) emails with travel tips, sales and special offers. You can change your preferences at any time.
  1. By registering you agree with our privacy policy.