Hoping to take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross and looking for more information? Look no further!
On the fastest Great Northern and Thameslink trains, you can get from Cambridge to London Kings Cross in just 48m. Usually, the journey between these two cities takes around 1h 9m. Each day, around 112 trains run on this popular route, which spans 47 miles (76 km). You don’t need to worry about changing during your journey, as there are direct trains available from Cambridge to London Kings Cross. All you need to do is sit back, relax, and take advantage of the free WiFi on board.
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Feeling eager 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 a bit more information first, find out train timetable below, as well as tips on booking cheap fares and our FAQs including first and last train times.
The average journey time by train between Cambridge and London Kings Cross is 1 hour and 9 minutes, with around 123 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross is 48 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Cambridge to London Kings Cross can start from as little as £18.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Cambridge to London Kings Cross without having to change trains. There are 123 direct trains from Cambridge to London Kings Cross each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross leaves at 04:27. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross leaves at 23:54. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Cambridge to London Kings Cross cover a distance of around 47 miles (76 km) during the journey.
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