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from Cambridge to Watford

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Travel Information to Watford from Cambridge

distanceDistance43 miles (70 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$42 - $52
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $42 (€35) • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $52 (€44) • 1 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Northern

Travel 43 miles (70 km) by bus or train between Cambridge and Watford. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Great Northern among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cambridge to Watford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cambridge to Watford

Travel to Watford 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 Cambridge to Watford.

How do I travel from Cambridge to Watford?

There are 2 ways to get from Cambridge to Watford: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Cambridge to Watford?

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Watford is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $42 (€35) compared to other travel options to Watford:

A bus is $10 (€9) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Cambridge to Watford costing on average $52 (€44).

What is the fastest way to travel to Watford from Cambridge?

The fastest way from Cambridge to Watford is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 59 min.

There are alternative travel options to Watford that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 25 min   on average.

How many miles from Cambridge to Watford would I travel?

Watford is approximately 43 miles (70 km) away from Cambridge.

How many services a day are there to Watford from Cambridge?

The average frequency per day from Cambridge to Watford is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Cambridge and Watford as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Cambridge and Watford, where do I depart from Cambridge and where do I arrive in Watford?

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

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Cambridge to Watford depart from Cambridge, High Street / Gazeley Road to Watford, High Street (stop F).
  • Most travelers take a train from Cambridge to Watford Junction.

Which travel companies can take me from Cambridge to Watford?

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

  • National Express can get you to Watford by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with National Express from Cambridge to Watford for $42 (€35) on Omio.
  • Travel with Great Northern for trains to Watford. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Northern Cambridge to Watford tickets on Omio for $52 (€44).

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Cambridge to Watford?

Many of our customers traveling from Cambridge to Watford don't make Watford their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Watford are London, Luton or Stansted, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Watford to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets between Cambridge and Watford online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Cambridge to Watford, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $42 (€35) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $52 (€44) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Cambridge to Watford tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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