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Train Information between Cambridge and Stansted

distanceDistance20 miles (33 km)
durationAverage train duration30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Greater Anglia

Trains from Cambridge to Stansted cover the 20 miles (33 km) long trip taking on average 30 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $13 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $16 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Train companies

Train between Cambridge and Stansted with CrossCountry

You can travel by train from Cambridge to Stansted with CrossCountry for as low as $13 (€10). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Cambridge to Stansted you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Cambridge and Stansted online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Cambridge and Stansted as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains between Cambridge and Stansted start at $13 (€10) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 20 miles (33 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train between Cambridge and Stansted. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Cambridge to Stansted CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: $13

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets between Cambridge and Stansted due to the coronavirus:

  • 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 Stansted
Travel by train to Stansted 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 Stansted.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Cambridge to Stansted?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Stansted from Cambridge for the next 7 days starting from $13 (€10)  one way.
How much is the train to Stansted from Cambridge on average?
The Cambridge to Stansted train ticket price is on average $16 (€13)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is it from Cambridge to Stansted by train?
You should expect to travel around 20 miles (33 km)  between Cambridge and Stansted by train.
How long is the train ride from Cambridge to Stansted?
The Cambridge to Stansted train duration is on average 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 20 miles (33 km) between Cambridge and Stansted. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Cambridge to Stansted, which train station in Cambridge do I depart from and which train station in Stansted do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Cambridge, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Cambridge and Cambridge North. When you arrive in Stansted, your train can arrive in train stations including Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Cambridge   to Stansted Airport.

Where is the departure train station in Cambridge located? Where is the arrival train station in Stansted located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cambridge, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Stansted Airport, located 2 mile (s) / 4 km away from the city center.

Which train companies can take me between Cambridge and Stansted?
Take the Cambridge to Stansted train with Cross Country or Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Cambridge to Stansted as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct trains from Cambridge to Stansted?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Cambridge to Stansted with Cross Country, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many trains per day are there between Cambridge and Stansted?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Cambridge to Stansted. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Cambridge to Stansted? When is the last train from Cambridge to Stansted?
The earliest train departing from Cambridge to Stansted leaves at 7: 11 AM. The last train departing from Cambridge to Stansted leaves at 9: 15 AM. You can find the latest Cambridge to Stansted train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Cambridge and Stansted to score the best deals?
You can find trains to Stansted from Cambridge to cost on average $16 (€13) 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Cambridge to Stansted train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cambridge
Stansted
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 Stansted.