The cheapest trains from Cambridge to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Cheapest

$13

Average

$23

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

The average ticket from Cambridge to Peterborough will cost around $ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 13.

Cheapest
08:00PMCambridge0h49 08:49PMPeterborough
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$131One-way
02:00PMCambridge0h49 02:49PMPeterborough
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$191One-way
07:00PMCambridge0h49 07:49PMPeterborough
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$191One-way
06:00PMCambridge0h51 06:51PMPeterborough
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$191One-way
08:00AMCambridge0h49 08:49AMPeterborough
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$191One-way

Timetable Cambridge to Peterborough

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08:00AMCambridge0h49 08:49AMPeterborough
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08:20AMCambridge1h02 09:22AMPeterborough
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09:00AMCambridge0h49 09:49AMPeterborough
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09:03AMCambridge1h18 10:21AMPeterborough
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10:00AMCambridge0h49 10:49AMPeterborough
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10:20AMCambridge1h02 11:22AMPeterborough
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11:00AMCambridge0h49 11:49AMPeterborough
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12:00PMCambridge0h49 12:49PMPeterborough
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12:20PMCambridge1h06 01:26PMPeterborough
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01:00PMCambridge0h49 01:49PMPeterborough
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02:00PMCambridge0h49 02:49PMPeterborough
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02:20PMCambridge1h03 03:23PMPeterborough
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03:00PMCambridge0h49 03:49PMPeterborough
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03:20PMCambridge1h05 04:25PMPeterborough
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04:00PMCambridge0h49 04:49PMPeterborough
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04:20PMCambridge1h03 05:23PMPeterborough
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05:00PMCambridge0h49 05:49PMPeterborough
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06:00PMCambridge0h51 06:51PMPeterborough
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06:21PMCambridge1h03 07:24PMPeterborough
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07:00PMCambridge0h49 07:49PMPeterborough
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08:00PMCambridge0h49 08:49PMPeterborough
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Fri
Sep 17
$30Cross Country
Sat
Sep 18
$19Cross Country
Sun
Sep 19
$47Thameslink
Fri
Sep 24
$19Cross Country
Sat
Sep 25
$19Cross Country
Mon
Sep 27
$19Cross Country
Tue
Sep 28
$13Cross Country
Thu
Sep 30
$13Cross Country

The fastest trains from Cambridge to Peterborough

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Fastest Journey

49 m

Average

55 m

Trains per day

21

Distance

48 km

Of the 21 trains that leave Cambridge for Peterborough every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 48 km distance in an average of 55 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 49 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 18 m 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
02:00PMCambridge0h49 02:49PMPeterborough
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$191One-way
Fastest
07:00PMCambridge0h49 07:49PMPeterborough
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$191One-way
Fastest
08:00AMCambridge0h49 08:49AMPeterborough
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$191One-way
Fastest
11:00AMCambridge0h49 11:49AMPeterborough
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$191One-way
Fastest
01:00PMCambridge0h49 01:49PMPeterborough
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$191One-way

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Train Information to Peterborough from Cambridge

distanceDistance30 miles (48 km)
durationAverage train duration50 min
priceAverage train ticket price$32 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Cambridge to Peterborough cover the 30 miles (48 km) long route taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $32 (€25), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $19 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Peterborough.

Train companies

Crosscountry Railways trains between Cambridge and Peterborough

For as little as $19 (€15) you can travel by train from Cambridge to Peterborough with Crosscountry Railways. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Crosscountry Railways

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Cambridge to Peterborough, check Omio for Crosscountry Railways trains offering this journey. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 30 miles (48 km) journey from Cambridge to Peterborough, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Crosscountry Railways trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Crosscountry Railways train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Cambridge and Peterborough as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Crosscountry Railways train on Omio. If you search for trains between Cambridge and Peterborough in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Crosscountry Railways tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Crosscountry Railways trains from Cambridge to Peterborough starting at $19 (€15), buy your official Crosscountry Railways tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Cambridge to Peterborough
Travel by train to Peterborough 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 Peterborough.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Cambridge to Peterborough?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cambridge to Peterborough to cost as little as $19 (€15)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Cambridge and Peterborough on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Cambridge to Peterborough train price to come in at an average of $32 (€25)  one way.
How far is Peterborough from Cambridge by train?
The Cambridge to Peterborough train distance is approximately 30 miles (48 km).
How long is the train ride from Cambridge to Peterborough?
The train time to Peterborough from Cambridge is on average 50 min  for the 30 miles (48 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cambridge and Peterborough by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Cambridge and arrival train station in Peterborough?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cambridge   and arrive in Peterborough.

Where is the train station in Cambridge? Where is the train station in Peterborough?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Cambridge, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Cambridge. The most popular arrival train station in Peterborough, called Peterborough, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

What train providers offer a service from Cambridge to Peterborough?
If you're looking for trains from Cambridge to Peterborough, you can rely on Cross Country or East Midlands Trains to get you to Peterborough. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Cambridge to Peterborough route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there to Peterborough from Cambridge?
The average number of trains departing Cambridge for Peterborough is 50 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Cambridge to Peterborough? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Cambridge to Peterborough train departs at 8: 00 AM   and the last train from Cambridge to Peterborough leaves at 9: 04 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Cambridge to Peterborough on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I purchase the Cambridge to Peterborough train for the best deals on tickets?
You can find trains to Peterborough from Cambridge to cost on average $32 (€25) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Cambridge to Peterborough train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cambridge
Peterborough
Cambridge
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