It takes an average of 1h 9m to travel from Cambridge to London Kings Cross by train, over a distance of around 47 miles (76 km). There are normally 104 trains per day travelling from Cambridge to London Kings Cross and tickets for this journey start from £11.20 when you book in advance.
London Kings Cross
47 miles (76 km)
104 trains per day
Direct trains available
Planning to take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross and looking for more information? Look no further!
On average, the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross takes 1h 9m but can take just 48m on the fastest Great Northern and Thameslink trains. Each day, around 85 trains run on this popular route, which spans 47 miles (76 km). You don’t need to worry about changing during your journey, as direct trains are available from Cambridge to Kings Cross. All you need to do is sit back, relax, and take advantage of the free WiFi on board.
Looking to get the best train deals? Travel Off-Peak – we’ll highlight the cheapest Off-Peak train tickets from Cambridge to Kings Cross in our Journey Planner at the top of the page. If you travel by train quite frequently, why not get a Railcard? You’ll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.
Once you’ve arrived in London, there’s no shortage of places to visit, including Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square and the Tower of London. If you’re interested in history, head to one of London’s fascinating museums, including the Natural History Museum and the British Museum.
Ready to book your train tickets to London Kings Cross from Cambridge? There’s no need to wait, start your journey today! If you’re looking for more information first, find out our train timetable below, as well as tips on booking cheap fares and our FAQs including first and last train times.
If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Cambridge to London Kings Cross is right for you.
National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.
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