How to travel from Oxford to Cambridge

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from Oxford to Cambridge

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

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To get from Oxford to Cambridge on May 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:32AMOxford2h28 01:00PMCambridge
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10:32AMOxford2h28 01:00PMCambridge
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09:32AMOxford2h29 12:01PMCambridge
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09:59AMOxford2h31 12:30PMCambridge
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09:02AMOxford2h31 11:33AMCambridge
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Travel Information from Oxford to Cambridge

distanceDistance66 miles (106 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $60 (€53) • 2 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreat Western Railway

Take a train to travel 66 miles (106 km) to Cambridge from Oxford. Great Western Railway is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Oxford to Cambridge.

How to get from Oxford to Cambridge

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Oxford to Cambridge there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 58,33% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Oxford to Cambridge. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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You can get from Oxford to Cambridge by train.

Traveling by train is also the quickest way from Oxford to Cambridge. It takes on average 2 h 28 min   to travel this journey.

Cambridge is approximately 66 miles (106 km) away from Oxford.

The average frequency per day from Oxford to Cambridge is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Oxford to Cambridge:

  • Trains most often depart from Oxford at Oxford and arrive in Cambridge at Cambridge.

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

  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Cambridge. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Oxford to Cambridge tickets on Omio for $60 (€53).
Your trip from Oxford to Cambridge doesn't have to end in Cambridge. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Luton. If you’d like to add London, Stansted or Luton to your Oxford to Cambridge tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Cambridge today!

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

  • A train ticket is costing on average $60 (€53) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Oxford 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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