You can get from Edinburgh to Cambridge by train, bus or flight.
To get from Edinburgh to Cambridge on Dec 2 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||291 miles (469 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$45 - $158|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $45 (€38) • 14 h|
|Fastest mode||Train • $158 (€132) • 4 h 17 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or London North Eastern Railway|
Take a bus or train to travel 291 miles (469 km) from Edinburgh to Cambridge. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 17 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $45 (€38). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Edinburgh to Cambridge.
You can travel between Edinburgh and Cambridge 2 different ways: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Cambridge is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $45 (€38) compared to other travel options to Cambridge:
A bus is $113 (€95) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Edinburgh to Cambridge costing on average $158 (€132).
The quickest way to travel to Cambridge from Edinburgh is by train, which takes on average 4 h 17 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Cambridge by bus can take on average 14 h.
Cambridge is approximately 291 miles (469 km) away from Edinburgh.
The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Cambridge is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Cambridge from Edinburgh 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 from Edinburgh to Cambridge:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Cambridge, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Edinburgh to Cambridge with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Cambridge tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.
When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Cambridge, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Edinburgh to Cambridge online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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