Cheap bus tickets from Cambridge to London

Showing times and prices for 17 May

Cheapest

£6

Average

£21

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 Cambridge to London will cost around £ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 6.

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15:15Cambridge3h05 18:20London
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£61One-way
07:40Cambridge3h10 10:50London
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£181One-way
19:05Cambridge3h05 22:10London
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£231One-way
16:00Cambridge3h40 19:40London
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£241One-way
08:05Cambridge3h35 11:40London
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£251One-way

Bus Timetable Cambridge to London

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05:00Cambridge3h20 08:20London
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07:40Cambridge3h10 10:50London
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08:05Cambridge3h35 11:40London
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12:00Cambridge3h20 15:20London
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15:15Cambridge3h05 18:20London
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16:00Cambridge3h40 19:40London
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19:05Cambridge3h05 22:10London
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Tue
17 May
£11Greater Anglia
£3Flixbus
Wed
18 May
£13Greater Anglia
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Thu
19 May
£11Greater Anglia
£3Flixbus
Fri
20 May
£13Greater Anglia
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Sat
21 May
£22Thameslink
£3Flixbus
Sun
22 May
£22Thameslink
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Mon
23 May
£11Greater Anglia
£3Flixbus
Tue
24 May
£11Greater Anglia
£3Flixbus
Wed
25 May
£16Greater Anglia
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Thu
26 May
£11Greater Anglia
£11National Express
Fri
27 May
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£18National Express
Sat
28 May
£13Greater Anglia
£18National Express
Sun
29 May
£13Greater Anglia
£18National Express
Mon
30 May
£13Greater Anglia
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Tue
31 May
£13Greater Anglia
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Wed
1 Jun
£13Greater Anglia
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Thu
2 Jun
£9Greater Anglia
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Fri
3 Jun
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Sun
5 Jun
£9Greater Anglia
£18National Express

Bus times from Cambridge to London

Showing times and prices for 17 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

3 h 19 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

79 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Cambridge for London every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 79 km distance in an average of 3 h 19 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 40 m 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.

15:15Cambridge3h05 18:20London
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£61One-way
19:05Cambridge3h05 22:10London
1 changes
£231One-way
07:40Cambridge3h10 10:50London
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£181One-way
12:00Cambridge3h20 15:20London
1 changes
£261One-way
05:00Cambridge3h20 08:20London
1 changes
£251One-way

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Overview: Coach from Cambridge to London

distanceDistance48 miles (78 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£3 (€4)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, National Express or Infobus

Coaches from Cambridge to London cover the 48 miles (78 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, National Express or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £3, but the average price of coach tickets is £3.

Coach companies: FlixBus and National Express Cambridge to London

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FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost coach operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance coach services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: £3

These are FlixBus 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach to London from Cambridge:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Cambridge to London

Buses from Cambridge to London are run by National Express who operate 12 direct services a day. The earliest daily coach departs at 5:30 a.m. and the last departs shortly before 9:00 p.m. Journey time takes between one hour 45 minutes and two hours.

What is the departure and arrival station for buses from Cambridge to London?

Departure Station: Buses from Cambridge to London depart from Cambridge City Centre Bus and Coach Station on Parkside. The bus station can be easily reached by public transport as most city buses terminate or pass through. Those arriving from Cambridge Railway Station can either take a bus or walk 20 minutes to reach the coach station.

Arrival Station: Buses from Cambridge to London arrive at London Victoria Coach Station which is located next to Victoria Underground and Overground Station, together they form one of London's busiest transport hub. Onward travel to any part of London is very straightforward, with journey time to the West End under 10 minutes.

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FAQs

How much do cheap coaches to London from Cambridge cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach between Cambridge and London for as little as £3  in the next 7 days.

What is the average price of coach tickets from Cambridge to London?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to London from Cambridge is £3  one way.

What is the distance by coach from Cambridge to London?

The Cambridge to London coach distance is approximately 48 miles (78 km).

How long does it take from Cambridge to London by coach?

On average the coach from Cambridge to London duration is 1 h 30 min  for the 48 miles (78 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which coach companies can get me from Cambridge to London?

If you're looking for coaches from Cambridge to London, you can rely on Flixbus, National Express or Infobus to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Cambridge to London journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I book a direct coach from Cambridge to London?

Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Cambridge to London on Omio with Flixbus or National Express, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your coach ticket.

When can I take the first coach from Cambridge to London? When can I take the last coach for the day?

If you prefer early morning coaches from Cambridge to London, the first coach leaves at 05: 00. If you prefer late night coaches from Cambridge to London, the last coach of the day leaves at 19: 05. Omio shows you the latest coach from Cambridge to London timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How early should I buy coach tickets between Cambridge and London to score the best deals?

If you purchase a coach ticket between Cambridge and London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £3 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets between Cambridge and London are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.