Birmingham to Cambridge bus

Thu, 23 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Birmingham to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Birmingham to Cambridge is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
15:004h00
Birmingham, Coach Station
19:00Cambridge
£211One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
08:302h25
Birmingham
10:55Cambridge
£211One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
14:502h20
Birmingham
17:10Cambridge
£211One-way
0 changes
National Express
18:006h04
Birmingham, Coach Station
00:04Cambridge
£421One-way
1 change
National Express
05:155h40
Birmingham, Coach Station
10:55Cambridge
£441One-way
1 change

Bus timetableBirmingham to Cambridge

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
National Express
05:155h40
Birmingham, Coach Station
10:55Cambridge
1 change
National Express
07:056h00
Birmingham, Coach Station
13:05Cambridge
1 change
Megabus
08:302h25
Birmingham
10:55Cambridge
0 changes
National Express
09:306h35
Birmingham, Coach Station
16:05Cambridge
1 change
Megabus
14:502h20
Birmingham
17:10Cambridge
0 changes
National Express
15:004h00
Birmingham, Coach Station
19:00Cambridge
0 changes
National Express
15:305h35
Birmingham, Coach Station
21:05Cambridge
1 change
National Express
18:006h04
Birmingham, Coach Station
00:04Cambridge
1 change

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Bus times from Birmingham to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 20 m

Average

4 h 49 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

141 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Birmingham for Cambridge every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Megabus
14:502h20
Birmingham
17:10Cambridge
£211One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Megabus
08:302h25
Birmingham
10:55Cambridge
£211One-way
0 changes
National Express
15:004h00
Birmingham, Coach Station
19:00Cambridge
£211One-way
0 changes
National Express
15:305h35
Birmingham, Coach Station
21:05Cambridge
£461One-way
1 change
National Express
05:155h40
Birmingham, Coach Station
10:55Cambridge
£441One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Cambridge

distanceDistance87 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£23 (€25)
frequencyCoach frequency3 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 2 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesMegabus, National Express or FlixBus

Coaches from Birmingham to Cambridge cover the 87 miles long route taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like Megabus, National Express or FlixBus. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £23, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece).

Coach companies: Megabus, National Express and FlixBus Birmingham to Cambridge

Megabus, National Express and FlixBus coaches will get you from Birmingham to Cambridge from £5. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. 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.

Coach information from Birmingham to Cambridge with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h
  • Cheapest Price: £21
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Birmingham to Cambridge coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Birmingham to Cambridge with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Cambridge.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Birmingham to Cambridge can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Birmingham to Cambridge is £23; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Birmingham to Cambridge coach travel time is 2 h 10 min   for the 87 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Birmingham to Cambridge leaves at 07: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Birmingham to Cambridge leaves at 21: 30.
Yes, there are 2 direct coaches a day from Birmingham to Cambridge with Megabus or National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
When taking a coach from Birmingham to Cambridge, you can count on Megabus, National Express or FlixBus for the best way to get you to Cambridge. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Birmingham and Cambridge and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Birmingham, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Herald Rd (Birmingham Airport Coach Park) and Birmingham, Brunel Street. When arriving in Cambridge, you can end your journey in coach stations like Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece), Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway and Cambridge, Jesus College.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Birmingham, Coach Station, which is located around 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece), located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Cambridge from Birmingham is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Cambridge by coach is July.
You have options as you can travel to Cambridge from Birmingham 2 different ways: train or coach.

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