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Cambridge to Stansted Airport

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  1. Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:20
    Cambridge
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    05:52
    Stansted Mountfitchet
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    05:58
    Stansted Mountfitchet
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    06:04
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak
  2. Cambridge
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    06:03
    Cambridge
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    06:32
    Bishops Stortford
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    06:48
    Bishops Stortford
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    07:00
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak
  3. Cambridge
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    06:20
    Cambridge
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    06:58
    Bishops Stortford
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    07:19
    Bishops Stortford
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    07:28
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak
  4. Cambridge
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    07:03
    Cambridge
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    07:32
    Bishops Stortford
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    07:48
    Bishops Stortford
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    08:00
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak
  5. Cambridge
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    07:20
    Cambridge
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    07:58
    Bishops Stortford
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    08:19
    Bishops Stortford
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    08:28
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak
  6. Cambridge
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    08:03
    Cambridge
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    08:32
    Bishops Stortford
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    08:48
    Bishops Stortford
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    09:00
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak
  7. Cambridge
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    08:21
    Cambridge
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    08:59
    Bishops Stortford
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    09:19
    Bishops Stortford
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    09:28
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak
  8. Cambridge
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    09:03
    Cambridge
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    09:32
    Bishops Stortford
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    09:48
    Bishops Stortford
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    10:00
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak
  9. Cambridge
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    Stansted Airport
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    0 changes
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  10. Cambridge
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    10:03
    Cambridge
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    10:32
    Bishops Stortford
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    10:48
    Bishops Stortford
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    11:00
    Stansted Airport
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    Stansted Airport
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    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

  • Train Fares from: £7
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Trains to Stansted Airport

London Stansted Airport is Britain’s fourth busiest airport, and lots of passengers arrive by train. This is a convenient option, which saves money and time.

Find out more about trains to Stansted Airport

  • How long does it take to travel from Cambridge to Stansted Airport by train?

    The average journey time between Cambridge and Stansted Airport is . On an average weekday, there are 44 trains travelling from Cambridge to Stansted Airport. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Cambridge to Stansted Airport by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport cost?

    Train tickets from Cambridge to Stansted Airport can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Stansted Airport?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Cambridge to Stansted Airport without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Cambridge to Stansted Airport.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Cambridge and Stansted Airport?

    The distance between Cambridge and Stansted Airport is 22 miles.

    Distance: 22 miles
  • What time is the first train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport?

    The first train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport departs at .

    What time is the last train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport?

    The last train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Cambridge to Stansted Airport timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Cambridge to Stansted Airport for Monday 1st Jun 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
05:2006:0444m, 1 change
06:0307:0057m, 1 change
06:2007:281h 8m, 1 change
07:0308:0057m, 1 change
07:2008:281h 8m, 1 change
08:0309:0057m, 1 change
08:2109:281h 7m, 1 change
09:0310:0057m, 1 change
09:5010:2434m, direct
10:0311:0057m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Stansted Airport to Cambridge.

How to find cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save – we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.