Edinburgh to Cambridgeshire by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:48
  • Last train
    21:00
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 22m

Travelling from Edinburgh to Cambridgeshire by train

The fastest trains from Edinburgh to Cambridgeshire take around 4 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 456 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Cambridgeshire.

Journeys between Edinburgh and Cambridgeshire usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Edinburgh to Cambridgeshire 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 29 departures. The duration is normally about 4 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Cambridgeshire is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:48 and the last train is around 21:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 06:04, and the last at 21:00.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Edinburgh to Cambridgeshire 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 Edinburgh to Cambridgeshire by train.

Which trains operate between Edinburgh and Cambridgeshire?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Edinburgh to Cambridgeshire, 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
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Northern
  • Greater Anglia
  • TransPennine Express

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

Find journey information for Cambridgeshire to Edinburgh

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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