How to travel from Basingstoke to Cambridge

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Travel Information between Basingstoke and Cambridge

distanceDistance82 miles (133 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $89
fastestFastest modeTrain • $89 (€79) • 2 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Thameslink

Take a bus or train to travel 82 miles (133 km) from Basingstoke to Cambridge. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Thameslink among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Basingstoke to Cambridge.

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There are 2 ways to travel between Basingstoke and Cambridge including taking a bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Cambridge from Basingstoke is by taking a bus, which costs on average $32 (€28).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cambridge:

A bus is $58 (€51) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Basingstoke to Cambridge costing on average $89 (€79).

The fastest way to get to Cambridge from Basingstoke is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 34 min.

Other travel options to Cambridge can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

Cambridge is approximately 82 miles (133 km) away from Basingstoke.

The average frequency per day from Basingstoke to Cambridge is:

  • 40 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Cambridge from Basingstoke as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Basingstoke to Cambridge:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Basingstoke, Railway Station (stop Y) to Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Basingstoke and arrive in Cambridge.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Basingstoke to Cambridge, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Cambridge. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Basingstoke to Cambridge tickets on Omio for $32 (€28).
  • Travel with Thameslink to go to Cambridge by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Thameslink Basingstoke to Cambridge tickets on Omio for $89 (€79).
Omio customers who travel from Basingstoke to Cambridge often also extend their vacation to go to London, Stansted Mountfitchet or Oxford. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Cambridge and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Basingstoke to Cambridge, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $32 (€28) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $89 (€79) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Basingstoke to Cambridge online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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