Watford to Cambridge train

Cheap train tickets from Watford to Cambridge

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Cheapest

46

Average

46

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.

Great Northern
07:16AMWatford1h47 09:03AMCambridge
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461One-way

Train schedule from Watford to Cambridge

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Fastest train times from Watford to Cambridge

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Fastest Journey

1 h 47 m

Average

1 h 47 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

70 km

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

Great Northern
07:16AMWatford1h47 09:03AMCambridge
0 transfers
461One-way

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Overview: Train from Watford to Cambridge

distanceDistance43 miles (70 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$52 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesGreater Anglia, Thameslink or Great Northern

Trains from Watford to Cambridge cover the 43 miles (70 km) long route taking on average 2 h 9 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia, Thameslink or Great Northern. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $52 (€45), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $52 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Watford Junction and arrive in Cambridge.

Travel Tips: Trains from Watford 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 Watford to Cambridge.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Watford to Cambridge trains for as little as $52 (€45)  in the next 7 days.
The Watford to Cambridge train ticket price is on average $52 (€45)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Watford and Cambridge by train to be approximately 43 miles (70 km).
While the time it takes to travel 43 miles (70 km) from Watford to Cambridge can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Watford to Cambridge train journey time is on average 2 h 9 min.

When taking a train from Watford, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Watford Junction, Watford High Street and Watford North. When you arrive in Cambridge, your train can arrive in train stations including Cambridge and Cambridge North.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Watford Junction   to Cambridge.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Watford Junction and travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Cambridge and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Cambridge.

If you're looking for trains from Watford to Cambridge, you can rely on Greater Anglia, Thameslink or Great Northern to get you to Cambridge. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Watford to Cambridge trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 50 trains a day from Watford to Cambridge. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Watford to Cambridge at 6: 50 AM. The last train from Watford to Cambridge that you can take departs at 5: 56 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Watford to Cambridge schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you book the Watford to Cambridge train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $52 (€45). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Watford to Cambridge. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Watford Junction is the most popular Watford 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 Watford for your trip to Cambridge.

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