Cambridge to Hull by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    00:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 52m
  • Distance
    176 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    21
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 10m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cambridge to Hull by train

Fast trains from Cambridge to Hull take around 2 hours and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 176 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Hull.

1. Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Hull?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Cambridge to Hull 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 26 departures.

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

The Cambridge to Hull train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Hull is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 05:15 and the last train is around 21:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 05:46, and the last at 00:10.

When to book Cambridge to Hull 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 Cambridge to Hull by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cambridge and Hull?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • Great Northern
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Thameslink
  • TransPennine Express

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

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Child and youth passengers

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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.

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