London to Cambridge bus

Fri, 26 Jul
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Cheap coach tickets from London to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
FlixBus
01:151h40
London
02:55Cambridge
£81One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
08:003h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
11:00Cambridge
£81One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
08:402h20
London
11:00Cambridge
£81One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
21:051h50
London
22:55Cambridge
£111One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
20:302h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
22:55Cambridge
£111One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLondon to Cambridge

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 26 July
FlixBus
01:151h40
London
02:55Cambridge
0 changes
National Express
02:303h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
05:45Cambridge
1 change
National Express
06:303h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
09:45Cambridge
1 change
National Express
07:003h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
10:20Cambridge
1 change
National Express
08:003h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
11:35Cambridge
1 change
FlixBus
08:003h00
London, Victoria Coach Station
11:00Cambridge
0 changes
FlixBus
08:402h20
London
11:00Cambridge
0 changes
Megabus
10:007h10
London, Victoria Coach Station
17:10Cambridge
1 change
National Express
10:003h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
13:25Cambridge
1 change
National Express
11:003h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
14:25Cambridge
1 change
National Express
12:003h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
15:25Cambridge
1 change
National Express
13:303h45
London, Victoria Coach Station
17:15Cambridge
1 change
National Express
15:003h55
London, Victoria Coach Station
18:55Cambridge
1 change
National Express
16:303h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
20:00Cambridge
1 change
National Express
16:303h30
London, Victoria Coach Station
20:00Cambridge
1 change
National Express
18:003h40
London, Victoria Coach Station
21:40Cambridge
1 change
National Express
19:003h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
22:20Cambridge
1 change
FlixBus
20:302h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
22:55Cambridge
0 changes
National Express
20:303h05
London, Victoria Coach Station
23:35Cambridge
1 change
FlixBus
21:051h50
London
22:55Cambridge
0 changes
National Express
22:002h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
00:20Cambridge
0 changes
National Express
22:303h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:45Cambridge
1 change
National Express
22:303h15
London, Victoria Coach Station
01:45Cambridge
1 change
National Express
23:003h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:35Cambridge
1 change
National Express
23:003h35
London, Victoria Coach Station
02:35Cambridge
1 change

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Bus times from London to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

3 h 18 m

Buses per day

25

Distance

79 km

Of the 25 buses that leave London for Cambridge every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
01:151h40
London
02:55Cambridge
£81One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
21:051h50
London
22:55Cambridge
£111One-way
0 changes
National Express
22:002h20
London, Victoria Coach Station
00:20Cambridge
£241One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
08:402h20
London
11:00Cambridge
£81One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
20:302h25
London, Victoria Coach Station
22:55Cambridge
£111One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from London to Cambridge

distanceDistance48 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£21 (€23)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, FlixBus, Abellio Greater Anglia, Great Northern, Thameslink, CrossCountry, Megabus or Bus

Coaches from London to Cambridge cover the 48 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express, FlixBus, Abellio Greater Anglia, Great Northern, Thameslink, CrossCountry, Megabus or Bus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £21, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £2. Travellers depart most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece).

Coach companies: National Express, FlixBus and Abellio Greater Anglia London to Cambridge

For as little as £2 you can travel by coach to Cambridge from London with National Express, FlixBus and Abellio Greater Anglia. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

Great Northern is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed trains, regional trains, and sleeper services. The high-speed trains are called InterCity Express Trains and they offer a fast and comfortable journey between major cities. The regional trains are called Regional Express Trains and they provide a slower but more frequent service to smaller towns and villages. The sleeper services are called Caledonian Sleeper Trains and they offer overnight journeys with comfortable sleeping compartments. Great Northern offers a variety of ticket types, including single, return, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Great Northern are London to Cambridge, London to Peterborough, and London to Norwich. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

London to Cambridge coach information with Great Northern:

  • Average Duration: 51 min
  • Cheapest Price: £16
  • Great Northern frequency: 19 a day

Buses from London to Cambridge

For those who wish to travel on a budget, there are some exceptional value deals for buses from London to Cambridge. A number of coach operators offer this route, including National Express. Both one-way tickets and flexi returns are available to cater for every demographic who prefers to travel by coach. The journey time takes about 1 hour 40 minutes in clear traffic, although departures that catch either the morning or evening rush hour will take as much as 45 minutes longer, reliant on all normal motorway considerations.

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

London Victoria Coach Station: All major routes of buses from London to Cambridge use Victoria Coach Station, which is located just to the south of Buckingham Palace as a departure point, some also offer pick-ups en-route but each operator varies on this. Check ahead of travel.

Cambridge Coach Station: The coach station in Cambridge is also centrally located with good onward connections to the city's main places of interest.

FAQs: London to Cambridge coach

FAQs: Take the bus from London 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 London to Cambridge.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from London to Cambridge can start from as little as £2 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London to Cambridge is £21; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London to Cambridge coach time is 1 h 25 min   covering the 48 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London to Cambridge leaves at 07: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London to Cambridge leaves at 23: 30.
For the best London to Cambridge coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, FlixBus, Abellio Greater Anglia, Great Northern, Thameslink, CrossCountry, Megabus or Bus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Cambridge from London to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from London, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including London, Victoria Coach Station, London, Golders Green Station and London, Heathrow Airport Terminals 2 & 3. When arriving in Cambridge, you can end your journey in coach stations like Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece), Cambridge, Jesus College and Cambridge, Fair Street / Maids Causeway.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station, which is located around 2.1 miles (3.4 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 day trip to Cambridge from London is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 25 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from London to Cambridge is May.
You have options as you can travel from London to Cambridge 2 different ways: train or coach.

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