Cambridge to Croydon train

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Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Croydon

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cambridge to Croydon is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Great Northern
06:26PM2h26
Cambridge
08:52PMCroydon
$311One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:52AM1h36
Cambridge
10:28AMCroydon
$451One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Cambridge to Croydon

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Thameslink
08:52AM1h36
Cambridge
10:28AMCroydon
0 transfers
Great Northern
06:26PM2h26
Cambridge
08:52PMCroydon
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Cambridge to Croydon

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Fastest Journey

1 h 36 m

Average

2 h 1 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

92 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Cambridge for Croydon every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
08:52AM1h36
Cambridge
10:28AMCroydon
$451One-way
0 transfers
Great Northern
06:26PM2h26
Cambridge
08:52PMCroydon
$311One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Cambridge to Croydon

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€36)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink or Great Northern

Trains from Cambridge to Croydon cover the 57 miles (92 km) long route taking on average 1 h 35 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or Great Northern. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $42 (€36), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $31 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in East Croydon.

Train providers: Thameslink and Great Northern from Cambridge to Croydon trains

Buy your official Thameslink and Great Northern train tickets from Cambridge to Croydon from $97 (€84) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

Train information from Cambridge to Croydon with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 34 min
  • Cheapest Price: $97
  • Thameslink frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Trains from Cambridge to Croydon

FAQs: Travel by train from Cambridge to Croydon easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cambridge to Croydon.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Croydon can start from as little as $31 (€27) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cambridge to Croydon is $42 (€36); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cambridge to Croydon train time is 1 h 35 min   covering the 57 mile (92 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cambridge to Croydon leaves at 4: 53 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cambridge to Croydon leaves at 6: 26 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Cambridge to Croydon without having to change trains with Thameslink. There are 16 direct trains from Cambridge to Croydon each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Cambridge to Croydon train with Thameslink or Great Northern. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Cambridge and Croydon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 26 PM.

When departing from Cambridge, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Cambridge, Cambridge North and Cambridge or Cambridge North. When arriving in Croydon, you can end your route in train stations like East Croydon, West Croydon and South Croydon.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cambridge, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at East Croydon, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Croydon from Cambridge is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cambridge to Croydon by train is February.
You have options as you can travel between Cambridge and Croydon 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Cambridge and Croydon

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Croydon
Cambridge is the most popular Cambridge railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cambridge for your trip to Croydon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transit options for Cambridge
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transit options for Cambridge North
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From bus stop on station forecourt.
Cambridge or Cambridge NorthAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility

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