Cheap train tickets from Croydon to Cambridge

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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 Croydon to Cambridge will cost around $ 42 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 42.

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Train schedule from Croydon to Cambridge

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$31Greater Anglia
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Fastest Journey

1 h 41 m


1 h 41 m

Trains per day



92 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Croydon for Cambridge every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 92 km distance in an average of 1 h 41 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 41 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 41 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.

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Overview: Train from Croydon to Cambridge

distanceDistance57 miles (92 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink or Great Northern

Trains from Croydon to Cambridge cover the 57 miles (92 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 39 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or Great Northern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $41 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from East Croydon and arrive in Cambridge.

Travel Tips: Trains from Croydon to Cambridge

Travel by train to Cambridge 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 Croydon to Cambridge.

How much do cheap train tickets to Cambridge from Croydon cost?

Train tickets to Cambridge from Croydon for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $41 (€37)  one way in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train to Cambridge from Croydon?

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Croydon to Cambridge train price to come in at an average of $41 (€37)  one way.

What is the distance to Cambridge from Croydon by train?

You should expect to travel around 57 miles (92 km)  between Croydon and Cambridge by train.

How long is the train ride between Croydon and Cambridge?

The Croydon to Cambridge train duration is on average 1 h 39 min, which is to be expected when traveling 57 miles (92 km) between Croydon and Cambridge. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which train station from Croydon to Cambridge do I depart from? Which Cambridge train station from Croydon do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Croydon to start your journey from including East Croydon, West Croydon and South Croydon. In Cambridge you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Cambridge and Cambridge North.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from East Croydon   and arrive in Cambridge.

Where is the Croydon train station located? Where is the Cambridge train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, East Croydon, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Croydon. The most popular arrival train station in Cambridge, called Cambridge, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Croydon to Cambridge?

For the route from Croydon to Cambridge you can take a train with Thameslink or Great Northern. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Croydon and Cambridge on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services per day are there between Croydon and Cambridge?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Croydon to Cambridge. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When does the first train depart from Croydon to Cambridge? When does the last train depart from Croydon to Cambridge?

The first Croydon to Cambridge train departs at 7: 13 AM   and the last train from Croydon to Cambridge leaves at 8: 16 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Croydon to Cambridge on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I buy Croydon to Cambridge train tickets to get the best deals?

You can find trains between Croydon and Cambridge to cost on average $41 (€37) 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 Croydon to Cambridge train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

East Croydon is the most popular Croydon 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 Croydon for your trip to Cambridge.