London to Cambridge by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from London to Cambridge by train
Fast trains from London to Cambridge take around 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 77 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between London and Cambridge.
1. Are there direct trains from London to Cambridge?
Direct trains from London to Cambridge have been found.
We usually find around 104 direct trains on the route from London to Cambridge every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 108 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from London to Cambridge?
The London to Cambridge train travel time is normally about 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the London to Cambridge train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cambridge is usually scheduled to depart London around 05:03 and the last train is around 00:32.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves London around 05:13, and the last at 00:32.
What's the London to Cambridge train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from London to Cambridge are $7.88.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $9 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $11. 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 London 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 London to Cambridge by train.
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Which train companies operate between London and Cambridge?
More than one train company operates on the route from London to Cambridge, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First Hull Trains
- Great Northern
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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