How to travel from Leicester to Cambridge

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from Leicester to Cambridge

You can get from Leicester to Cambridge by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

To get from Leicester to Cambridge on Dec 09 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:45PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h15 07:00PMCambridge
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271One-way
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04:45PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h15 07:00PMCambridge
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271One-way
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08:18AMLeicester1h54 10:12AMCambridge
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371One-way
07:14AMLeicester1h59 09:13AMCambridge
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371One-way
06:15AMLeicester1h53 08:08AMCambridge
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371One-way

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Travel Information to Cambridge from Leicester

distanceDistance60 miles (97 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $75
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€10) • 5 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $11 (€10) • 5 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 60 miles (97 km) from Leicester to Cambridge. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leicester to Cambridge.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leicester to Cambridge

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Leicester to Cambridge.
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There are 4 ways to get from Leicester to Cambridge: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Cambridge is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $11 (€10) compared to other travel options to Cambridge:

A bus is generally $64 (€57) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $75 (€67) from Leicester to Cambridge.

The quickest way to travel between Leicester and Cambridge is by bus, which takes on average 5 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 20 min.

The distance from Leicester to Cambridge is approximately 60 miles (97 km).

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Cambridge is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 39 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and arrive in Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Leicester and arrive in Cambridge.

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Cambridge by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Leicester to Cambridge for $11 (€10) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Leicester to Cambridge don't make Cambridge their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cambridge are London, Stansted or Oxford, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cambridge to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket costs $11 (€10) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket costs $75 (€67) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Leicester to Cambridge 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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