The cheapest buses from Birmingham to Cambridge

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Cheapest

£18

Average

£18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Birmingham to Cambridge will cost around £ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.

Cheapest
15:00Birmingham, Coach Station4h00 19:00Cambridge
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£181One-way

Timetable Birmingham to Cambridge

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15:00Birmingham, Coach Station4h00 19:00Cambridge
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Thu
21 Oct
£73Cross Country
£18National Express
Fri
22 Oct
£66Avanti West Coast
£21National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£56Avanti West Coast
£19National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£50Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£44Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Tue
26 Oct
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£18National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£62Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£62Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£47Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£37Cross Country
£18National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£50Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£59Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£55Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£44Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Sat
6 Nov
£37Cross Country
£18National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£33Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£56Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Tue
9 Nov
£56Avanti West Coast
£18National Express

The fastest buses from Birmingham to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 21 Oct

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h

Buses per day

1

Distance

141 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Birmingham for Cambridge every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 141 km distance in an average of 4 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h .

The slowest buses will take 4 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
15:00Birmingham, Coach Station4h00 19:00Cambridge
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£181One-way

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Coach Information to Cambridge from Birmingham

distanceDistance87 miles (140 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£19 (€22)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Birmingham to Cambridge cover the 87 miles (140 km) long route taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £19, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway.

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Coach from Birmingham to Cambridge with National Express

Travel from Birmingham to Cambridge from £18 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

National Express

Travel hassle-free between Birmingham and Cambridge on a coach with National Express! Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest trip between Birmingham and Cambridge. National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 87 miles (140 km) from Birmingham to Cambridge on the coach and pay as low as £18 for a coach ticket.

All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Birmingham - Cambridge coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to. So, book your cheap National Express coach ticket from Birmingham to Cambridge on Omio today and enjoy your route!

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from Birmingham to Cambridge, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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Buses from Birmingham to Cambridge
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FAQs
How much do cheap coaches from Birmingham to Cambridge cost?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets from Birmingham to Cambridge for as low as £18  for the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Birmingham to Cambridge?
If you are looking to book your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham to Cambridge coach to cost on average £19  one way.
What is the distance to Cambridge from Birmingham by coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Birmingham to Cambridge via coach to be approximately 87 miles (140 km).
How long is the coach journey between Birmingham and Cambridge?
On average the Birmingham to Cambridge coach time is 3 h 40 min  covering the 87 miles (140 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which coach station from Birmingham to Cambridge do I depart from? Which Cambridge coach station from Birmingham do I arrive in?

When departing from Birmingham, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge. When arriving in Cambridge, you can end your journey in coach stations like Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway, Cambridge, Jesus College and Cambridge, Madingley Park and Ride.

Omio customers book a coach from Birmingham New Street   to Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway   most frequently for this route.

Where is the coach station in Birmingham? Where is the coach station in Cambridge?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this route, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Birmingham. The most popular arrival coach station in Cambridge, called Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

What coach companies go from Birmingham to Cambridge?
If you're looking for coaches from Birmingham to Cambridge, you can rely on National Express to get you to Cambridge. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Birmingham to Cambridge route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What are the first and last departure coach times from Birmingham to Cambridge?
The first Birmingham to Cambridge coach departs at 14: 00   and the last coach from Birmingham to Cambridge leaves at 15: 00. Check out the most up-to-date Birmingham to Cambridge coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I purchase Birmingham Cambridge coach tickets to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase coach tickets to Cambridge from Birmingham within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £19 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from Birmingham to Cambridge a few months in advance.

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