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from York to Cambridge

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Travel Information to Cambridge from York

distanceDistance131 miles (211 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $53
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $32 (€26) • 7 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $53 (€44) • 2 h 33 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 131 miles (211 km) by bus or train to Cambridge from York. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 33 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from York to Cambridge.

Travel Tips: Travel from York to Cambridge

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 York to Cambridge.

How do I get from York to Cambridge?

There are 2 travel options from York to Cambridge: bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to travel from York to Cambridge is by taking a bus with an average price of $32 (€26).

This is compared to other travel options to Cambridge:

Taking a bus is usually $21 (€17) less than taking a train to Cambridge, which costs on average $53 (€44) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel between York and Cambridge?

The fastest way from York to Cambridge is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 33 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 30 min.

What is the distance from York to Cambridge?

The distance from York to Cambridge is approximately 131 miles (211 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from York to Cambridge?

The average frequency per day from York to Cambridge is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from York? Where do I arrive in Cambridge?

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

  • Buses from York to Cambridge most often leave from York, Train Station and arrive in Cambridge, High Street / Gazeley Road.
  • Trains most often depart from York at York and arrive in Cambridge at Cambridge.

Who can get me from York to Cambridge?

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

  • You can take a bus from York to Cambridge with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $32 (€26) with Flixbus from York to Cambridge.
  • You can go to Cambridge from York by train with London North Eastern Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $53 (€44) with London North Eastern Railway from York to Cambridge on Omio.

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

Many of our customers traveling from York 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!

How far in advance should I purchase my York to Cambridge one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $32 (€26) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $53 (€44) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking York 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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