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Manchester to Cambridge

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03:00Manchester, Coach Station9h2012:20Cambridge
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03:00Manchester, Coach Station12h2015:20Cambridge
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03:00Manchester, Coach Station11h0514:05Cambridge
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03:55Manchester, Coach Station9h5513:50Cambridge
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05:10Manchester, Coach Station9h4014:50Cambridge
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05:10Manchester, Coach Station8h4013:50Cambridge
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05:10Manchester, Coach Station10h4015:50Cambridge
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05:30Manchester, Coach Station11h5517:25Cambridge
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05:30Manchester, Coach Station10h4016:10Cambridge
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05:30Manchester, Coach Station9h5015:20Cambridge
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06:25Manchester, Coach Station11h5518:20Cambridge
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06:25Manchester, Coach Station13h1019:35Cambridge
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07:15Manchester, Coach Station9h3516:50Cambridge
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07:15Manchester, Coach Station8h3515:50Cambridge
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07:40Manchester, Coach Station11h5519:35Cambridge
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07:40Manchester, Coach Station10h4018:20Cambridge
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09:15Manchester, Coach Station8h3017:45Cambridge
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09:30Manchester, Coach Station8h5018:20Cambridge
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09:30Manchester, Coach Station10h0519:35Cambridge
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09:30Manchester, Coach Station5h3315:03Cambridge, Madingley Park and Ride
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09:30Manchester, Coach Station10h4020:10Cambridge
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09:30Manchester, Coach Station5h5015:20Cambridge
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10:05Manchester, Coach Station11h1021:15Cambridge
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10:05Manchester, Coach Station10h0520:10Cambridge
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10:05Manchester, Coach Station7h4017:45Cambridge
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11:00Manchester, Coach Station9h1020:10Cambridge
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11:00Manchester, Coach Station10h1521:15Cambridge
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11:25Manchester, Coach Station10h0521:30Cambridge
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11:25Manchester, Coach Station6h2017:45Cambridge
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12:05Manchester, Coach Station10h3022:35Cambridge
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12:05Manchester, Coach Station9h2521:30Cambridge
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12:30Manchester, Coach Station8h4521:15Cambridge
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12:30Manchester, Coach Station10h0022:30Cambridge
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12:55Manchester, Coach Station9h4022:35Cambridge
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12:55Manchester, Coach Station8h3521:30Cambridge
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14:00Manchester, Coach Station9h5923:59Cambridge
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14:00Manchester, Coach Station6h3020:30Cambridge
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14:00Manchester, Coach Station8h3022:30Cambridge
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14:00Manchester, Coach Station6h1320:13Cambridge, Madingley Park and Ride
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14:30Manchester, Coach Station7h2021:50Cambridge
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16:00Manchester, Coach Station9h2501:25Cambridge
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16:00Manchester, Coach Station7h5923:59Cambridge
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18:00Manchester, Coach Station7h2501:25Cambridge
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23:50Manchester, Coach Station9h4309:33Cambridge, Madingley Park and Ride
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23:50Manchester, Coach Station10h0009:50Cambridge
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The fastest buses

from Manchester
to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Fastest Journey

5h 33m

Average

9h 25m

Buses per day

45

Distance

213 km

Of the 45 bus that leave Manchester 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 bus cover the 213 km distance in an average of 9h 25m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 5h 33m .

The slowest bus will take 13h 10m 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.

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09:30Manchester, Coach Station5h3315:03Cambridge, Madingley Park and Ride
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£421One-way
2nd Fastest
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09:30Manchester, Coach Station5h5015:20Cambridge
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£421One-way
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14:00Manchester, Coach Station6h1320:13Cambridge, Madingley Park and Ride
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£331One-way
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11:25Manchester, Coach Station6h2017:45Cambridge
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£241One-way
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14:00Manchester, Coach Station6h3020:30Cambridge
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£331One-way

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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Wed
Aug 21
£57East Midlands Trains
£24National Express
£249British Airways
Thu
Aug 22
£57East Midlands Trains
£16National Express
£84British Airways
Fri
Aug 23
£57East Midlands Trains
£24National Express
£110British Airways
Sat
Aug 24
£48East Midlands Trains
£20National Express
£206British Airways
Sun
Aug 25
£48East Midlands Trains
£24National Express
£94BA Cityflyer
Mon
Aug 26
£32East Midlands Trains
£23National Express
£111British Airways
Tue
Aug 27
£37East Midlands Trains
£22National Express
£111British Airways
Wed
Aug 28
£92Cross Country
£16National Express
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Thu
Aug 29
£57East Midlands Trains
£16National Express
£111British Airways
Fri
Aug 30
£57East Midlands Trains
£19National Express
£83British Airways
Sat
Aug 31
£51Virgin Trains
£20National Express
£111British Airways
Sun
Sep 1
£47London North Eastern Railway
£21National Express
£83British Airways
Tue
Sep 3
£57East Midlands Trains
£14National Express
£84British Airways
Wed
Sep 4
£57East Midlands Trains
£16National Express
£83British Airways
Sat
Sep 7
£51Virgin Trains
£16National Express
£119KLM
Sun
Sep 8
£56First Transpennine Express
£20National Express
£79BA Cityflyer

The cheapest buses

from Manchester
to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for Aug 21

Cheapest

£23

Average

£37

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

The average ticket from Manchester to Cambridge will cost around £ 37 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 23.

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14:00Manchester, Coach Station9h5923:59Cambridge
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£231One-way
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07:40Manchester, Coach Station10h4018:20Cambridge
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£231One-way
2nd Cheapest
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11:25Manchester, Coach Station6h2017:45Cambridge
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£241One-way
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05:30Manchester, Coach Station10h4016:10Cambridge
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£251One-way
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06:25Manchester, Coach Station11h5518:20Cambridge
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£261One-way

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Journey Summary

Manchester to Cambridge Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
6 hours 22 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £18
Buses depart from:Manchester
Bus arrives in:Cambridge
Distance:213 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

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Best fares for buses from Manchester to Cambridge

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Fri, Aug 23
Bus
National Express
10:256h 35m17:00
ManchesterCambridge
Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
10:256h 15m16:40
ManchesterCambridge
Fastest Buses from Manchester to Cambridge by duration
Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
10:256h 15m16:40
ManchesterCambridge
Sun, Aug 25
Bus
National Express
10:256h 15m16:40
ManchesterCambridge
Mon, Aug 26
Bus
National Express
10:256h 15m16:40
ManchesterCambridge
Return Journeys for Buses from Cambridge to Manchester
Thu, Aug 22
Bus
National Express
08:007h 15m15:15
CambridgeManchester
Fri, Aug 23
Bus
National Express
00:459h09:45
CambridgeManchester
Sat, Aug 24
Bus
National Express
00:459h09:45
CambridgeManchester

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Manchester
Cambridge
BusManchester (Coach Station)

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.

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