Trains from Cambridge to London

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The cheapest trains

from Cambridge
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 22

Cheapest

$21

Average

$29

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Cambridge to London will cost around $ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 21.

Cheapest
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08:21Cambridge1h2909:50London Liverpool Street
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$211One-way
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08:18Cambridge1h1709:35London Liverpool Street
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$241One-way
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08:09Cambridge0h5509:04London Kings Cross
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$341One-way
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08:25Cambridge1h2509:50London Kings Cross
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$341One-way
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08:25Cambridge1h3409:59London Bridge
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$351One-way

Train Times

Cambridge to London

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08:09Cambridge0h5509:04London Kings Cross
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08:18Cambridge1h1709:35London Liverpool Street
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08:21Cambridge1h2909:50London Liverpool Street
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08:25Cambridge1h2509:50London Kings Cross
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08:25Cambridge1h3409:59London Bridge
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Wed
Aug 21
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$36National Express
Thu
Aug 22
$21Greater Anglia
$11National Express
Fri
Aug 23
$19Greater Anglia
$8National Express
Sat
Aug 24
$24Greater Anglia
$16National Express
Sun
Aug 25
$24Greater Anglia
$16National Express
Mon
Aug 26
$24Thameslink
$16National Express
Tue
Aug 27
$19Greater Anglia
$8National Express
Wed
Aug 28
$19Greater Anglia
$8National Express
Thu
Aug 29
$19Greater Anglia
$8National Express
Fri
Aug 30
$19Greater Anglia
$8National Express
Sat
Aug 31
$24Thameslink
$8National Express
Sun
Sep 1
$24Thameslink
$8National Express
Mon
Sep 2
$19Greater Anglia
$8National Express
Tue
Sep 3
$19Greater Anglia
$5National Express
Wed
Sep 4
$18Greater Anglia
$5National Express
Thu
Sep 5
$19Greater Anglia
$5National Express
Fri
Sep 6
$19Greater Anglia
$5National Express
Sat
Sep 7
$24Thameslink
$5National Express
Sun
Sep 8
$24Thameslink
$5National Express
Mon
Sep 9
$12Greater Anglia
$5National Express
Tue
Sep 10
$12Greater Anglia
$5National Express

The fastest trains

from Cambridge
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 22

Fastest Journey

55m

Average

1h 20m

Trains per day

5

Distance

79 km

Of the 5 train that leave Cambridge for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 79 km distance in an average of 1h 20m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 55m .

The slowest train will take 1h 34m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
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08:09Cambridge0h5509:04London Kings Cross
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$341One-way
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08:18Cambridge1h1709:35London Liverpool Street
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$241One-way
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08:25Cambridge1h2509:50London Kings Cross
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$341One-way
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08:21Cambridge1h2909:50London Liverpool Street
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$211One-way
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08:25Cambridge1h3409:59London Bridge
1 change
$351One-way

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Journey Summary

Cambridge to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
1 hours 19 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $23
Trains depart from:Cambridge
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:79 km
TrainTrain Companies:Great Northern, Greater Anglia, Thameslink

Trains from Cambridge to London: Journey Details

Trains from Cambridge to London are popular with travelers in the UK. London-bound train routes depart from Cambridge every 5 - 15 minutes throughout the day. Trains from Cambridge to London are direct, and passengers can arrive in just under an hour (although journey times vary, and can last up to about an hour and a half). You can also be flexible with your departure time, as trains operate from just before 5:00 a.m. until around 11:30 p.m.

Return journeys for trains from London to Cambridge are also available.

Taking the Train from Cambridge

Trains from Cambridge to London depart from Cambridge Station, the city's main railway station, which is located on Station Road, just under 2 km south-east of the city center. The busiest station in East England, there are ample facilities for storing bicycles, as well as a large car park with space for taxis to pick up and drop off passengers travelling to the station by car.

Getting into London by Train

Home to some of the UK's biggest tourist attractions, including Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament, London is not only arguably the country's most vibrant, busy and culturally diverse city, but it's also the largest. Trains from Cambridge to London will arrive at either Liverpool Street or Kings Cross stations, but both are very well connected to other London destinations; Liverpool Street is connected to the London Underground on the Circle, Hammersmith and City and Metropolitan lines and Kings Cross in on the Circle, Hammersmith and City, Metropolitan, Piccadilly, Northern and Victoria lines. Both stations are very centrally located, close to many hotels and attractions. Onward travel is also easy using public buses and taxis, and also on foot.

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Best fares for trains from Cambridge to London

This Weekend
This month
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Fri, Aug 23
Train
Greater Anglia
07:211h 29m08:50
CambridgeLondon
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Greater Anglia
07:041h 11m08:15
CambridgeLondon
Fastest Trains from Cambridge to London
Sat, Sep 21
Train
Great Northern
07:44 49m08:33
CambridgeLondon
Sat, Sep 28
Train
Great Northern
07:14 49m08:03
CambridgeLondon
Sun, Sep 15
Train
Great Northern
07:21 55m08:16
CambridgeLondon
Return Train Tickets for London to Cambridge
Fri, Aug 23
Train
Greater Anglia
07:031h 4m08:07
LondonCambridge
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Greater Anglia
07:101h 17m08:27
LondonCambridge
Sun, Aug 25
Train
Greater Anglia
07:571h 22m09:19
LondonCambridge

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Cambridge
London
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