How to travel from Luton to Cambridge

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from Luton to Cambridge

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

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

06:55AMLuton, Bus Station3h25 10:20AMCambridge
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06:55AMLuton, Bus Station3h25 10:20AMCambridge
1 transfer
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06:55PMLuton, Bus Station3h25 10:20PMCambridge
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09:35AMLuton, Bus Station3h55 01:30PMCambridge
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12:55PMLuton, Bus Station3h35 04:30PMCambridge
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Travel Information from Luton to Cambridge

distanceDistance32 miles (51 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $63
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $27 (€25) • 3 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $63 (€57) • 1 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Thameslink

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 32 miles (51 km) between Luton and Cambridge. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Thameslink among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Luton to Cambridge.

Travel Tips: Travel from Luton 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 Luton to Cambridge.

There are 4 ways to travel from Luton to Cambridge including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Luton to Cambridge is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $27 (€25) compared to other travel options to Cambridge:

A bus is generally $36 (€33) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $63 (€57) from Luton to Cambridge.

The fastest way from Luton to Cambridge is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 11 min.

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

In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 25 min   on average.

The Luton to Cambridge distance is around 32 miles (51 km).

The average frequency per day from Luton to Cambridge is:

  • Around 26 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Cambridge from Luton 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 from Luton to Cambridge:

  • Buses from Luton to Cambridge most often leave from Luton, Station Interchange and arrive in Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9).
  • Trains mostly leave from Luton and tend to arrive in Cambridge.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Luton to Cambridge:

  • You can take a bus from Luton to Cambridge with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $27 (€25) with National Express from Luton to Cambridge.
  • You can go to Cambridge from Luton by train with Thameslink. You'll see cheap train tickets for $63 (€57) with Thameslink from Luton to Cambridge on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Luton to Cambridge with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with.
  • You'll find direct trains with.

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 route.

Looking to extend your trip from Luton to Cambridge? Many Omio customers who go from Luton to Cambridge usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Oxford. If you're looking to explore London, Stansted or Oxford from Cambridge, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $27 (€25) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $63 (€57) one way on average.

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

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