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Train Information from Stansted to Cambridge

distanceDistance20 miles (33 km)
durationAverage train duration29 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia or Cross Country

Trains from Stansted to Cambridge cover the 20 miles (33 km) long route taking on average 29 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia or Cross Country. 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 Stansted Airport and arrive in Cambridge.

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Train from Stansted to Cambridge with CrossCountry

For as little as $13 (€10) you can travel by train between Stansted and Cambridge with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

CrossCountry

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

Find the perfect CrossCountry train from Stansted to Cambridge for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest CrossCountry train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Stansted and Cambridge. You can also check relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 20 miles (33 km) on this trip and your CrossCountry Stansted to Cambridge train ticket can cost as little as $13 (€10) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets between Stansted and Cambridge in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Stansted to Cambridge train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 30 min
  • Average Price: $13
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

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

Train tickets from Stansted to Cambridge: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 9 €
2 weeks earlier 9 €0%
3 weeks earlier 8 €13%
1 month before 9 €0%
2 months earlier 9 €0%
3 months earlier 8 €13%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Stansted - Cambridge. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Stansted - Cambridge 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 13% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Stansted - Cambridge with 2 months in advance you save up to about 0% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 13%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Stansted 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 Stansted to Cambridge.
FAQs
How much are cheap trains to Cambridge from Stansted?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Stansted to Cambridge trains for as little as $13 (€10)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket between Stansted and Cambridge?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $16 (€13)  for a train ticket to Cambridge from Stansted.
How far is Cambridge from Stansted by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Stansted to Cambridge by train to be approximately 20 miles (33 km).
How long is a train between Stansted and Cambridge on average?
The Stansted to Cambridge train duration is on average 29 min, which is to be expected when traveling 20 miles (33 km) to Cambridge from Stansted. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
When traveling by train from Stansted to Cambridge, which train station in Stansted do I depart from and which train station in Cambridge do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Stansted to start your trip from including Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet. 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 Stansted Airport   and arrive in Cambridge.

Where do I find the Stansted train station to Cambridge? Where is the Cambridge train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Stansted Airport and travel around 2 mile (s) / 4 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Cambridge and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Cambridge.

Which train providers can get me from Stansted to Cambridge?
Take the Stansted to Cambridge train with Greater Anglia or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Stansted to Cambridge as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I purchase a direct train from Stansted to Cambridge?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Stansted to Cambridge, and you can find a direct train for this route with Cross Country  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many train services are there between Stansted and Cambridge a day?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Stansted to Cambridge. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Stansted to Cambridge? When is the last train from Stansted to Cambridge?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Stansted at 7: 18 AM. The last train leaves from Stansted at 9: 45 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Stansted to Cambridge and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Stansted and Cambridge to score the best deals?
You can find trains to Cambridge from Stansted 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Stansted to Cambridge train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stansted
Cambridge
Stansted Airport is the most popular Stansted 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 Stansted for your trip to Cambridge.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A