Oxford to Cambridge train

Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

43

Average

71

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.

Cheapest
08:24AMOxford2h35 10:59AMCambridge
2 transfers
431One-way
09:30AMOxford3h17 12:47PMCambridge
2 transfers
691One-way
08:41AMOxford3h18 11:59AMCambridge
2 transfers
791One-way
09:41AMOxford3h18 12:59PMCambridge
2 transfers
791One-way
10:55AMOxford2h52 01:47PMCambridge
2 transfers
791One-way

Train schedule from Oxford to Cambridge

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, May 22
08:24AMOxford2h35 10:59AMCambridge
2 transfers
08:41AMOxford3h18 11:59AMCambridge
2 transfers
09:30AMOxford3h17 12:47PMCambridge
2 transfers
09:41AMOxford3h18 12:59PMCambridge
2 transfers
10:16AMOxford2h43 12:59PMCambridge
3 transfers
10:55AMOxford2h52 01:47PMCambridge
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Oxford to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for May 22

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

3 h

Trains per day

6

Distance

106 km

It's difficult to get from Oxford to Cambridge without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
08:24AMOxford2h35 10:59AMCambridge
2 transfers
431One-way
10:16AMOxford2h43 12:59PMCambridge
3 transfers
791One-way
10:55AMOxford2h52 01:47PMCambridge
2 transfers
791One-way
09:30AMOxford3h17 12:47PMCambridge
2 transfers
691One-way
08:41AMOxford3h18 11:59AMCambridge
2 transfers
791One-way

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Overview: Train from Oxford to Cambridge

distanceDistance66 miles (106 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$60 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreat Western Railway, Thameslink, Chiltern Railways, Great Northern or Greater Anglia

Trains from Oxford to Cambridge cover the 66 miles (106 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway, Thameslink, Chiltern Railways, Great Northern or Greater Anglia. 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 $48 (€43), but the average price of train tickets is $60 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Cambridge.

Train companies: Chiltern Railways from Oxford to Cambridge trains

Travel to Cambridge from Oxford from $48 (€43) with Omio’s train partners Chiltern Railways! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Chiltern Railways

Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train between Oxford and Cambridge: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

Looking for trains between Oxford and Cambridge? Chiltern Railways is one of the best companies to travel with on the 66 miles (106 km) journey from Oxford to Cambridge. As an official travel partner of Chiltern Railways, Omio quickly shows you the latest Chiltern Railways train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Oxford to Cambridge routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Chiltern Railways train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Cambridge from Oxford, you can quickly see if the Chiltern Railways ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Oxford - Cambridge train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Chiltern Railways!

    Travel Tips: Trains from Oxford 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 Oxford to Cambridge.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Oxford to Cambridge to cost as little as $48 (€43)  in the next 7 days.
    The train price from Oxford to Cambridge is on average $60 (€53)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
    You should expect to travel around 66 miles (106 km)  to Cambridge from Oxford by train.
    While the time it takes to travel 66 miles (106 km) from Oxford to Cambridge can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Oxford to Cambridge train journey time is on average 2 h 28 min.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Oxford   and arriving in Cambridge.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Oxford, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center of Oxford.

    The most popular arrival train station, Cambridge, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center of Cambridge.

    If you're looking for trains from Oxford to Cambridge, you can rely on Great Western Railway, Thameslink, Chiltern Railways, Great Northern or Greater Anglia to get you to Cambridge. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Oxford to Cambridge journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The average number of trains departing Oxford for Cambridge is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest train for this route departs from Oxford at 5: 32 AM. The last train leaves from Oxford at 10: 02 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Oxford to Cambridge and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you purchase the Oxford to Cambridge train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $60 (€53). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Oxford to Cambridge. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Oxford
    Cambridge
    The major railway station for departures from Oxford is Oxford. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Oxford for your journey to Cambridge from Oxford.

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