Direct departures from London to Cambridge are available on average every ten to fifteen minutes throughout the day. Travellers can elect to depart from London Kings Cross on First Capital Connect or from London Liverpool Street Station with National Express East Anglia; either way, the trip will take from forty-five minutes to an hour and a half.
Please note, First Capital Connect does not maintain a separate first class section on its trains.
National Express East Anglia offers Wi-Fi access to its first class customers free of charge; and to other passengers at a nominal fee. The well-stocked Café Bar and at-seat trolley service provide a wide range of sandwiches and snacks for passengers.
*Information correct at time of writing (March 2011). May be subject to change
Journey information from London to Cambridge Station
Train Fares from: £ 16.40
Fastest route: 1h 3m
Slowest route: 49m
Average Journey Time: 1h 6m
Train per day: Around 156
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How long does it take to travel from London to Cambridge Station by train?
The average journey time between London and Cambridge Station is 1 hour 6 minutes. The fastest journey time is 1 hour 3 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 156 trains per day travelling from London to Cambridge Station. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.
Are there direct trains from London to Cambridge Station?
Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Cambridge Station without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from London to Cambridge Station.
What time are the first and last train from London to Cambridge Station?
The first train from London to Cambridge Station departs at .
The last train from London to Cambridge Station departs at .
No sleeper services are available.
There may also be less services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.