Doncaster to Cambridge by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Doncaster to Cambridge by train
Fast trains from Doncaster to Cambridge take around 1 hour and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 171 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Cambridge.
1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Cambridge?
Journeys between Doncaster and Cambridge usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 58 departures on the route from Doncaster 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 65 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Doncaster to Cambridge?
The Doncaster to Cambridge train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Doncaster to Cambridge train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Cambridge is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 05:07 and the last train is around 22:44.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 05:07, and the last at 21:58.
What's the Doncaster to Cambridge train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Doncaster to Cambridge are $84.34.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $33 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $48. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Doncaster 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 Doncaster to Cambridge by train.
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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Cambridge?
More than one train company operates on the route from Doncaster to Cambridge, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- First Hull Trains
- Grand Central Railway
- Great Northern
- London North Eastern Railway
- Virgin East Coast
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Cambridge to Doncaster by train