Bournemouth to Cambridge train

Cheap train tickets from Bournemouth to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Cheapest

£44

Average

£63

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.

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09:51Bournemouth4h08 13:59Cambridge
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£441One-way
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09:06Bournemouth4h41 13:47Cambridge
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£441One-way
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09:51Bournemouth3h56 13:47Cambridge
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£441One-way
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08:50Bournemouth3h57 12:47Cambridge
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£441One-way
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08:50Bournemouth4h09 12:59Cambridge
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£441One-way

Train schedule Bournemouth to Cambridge

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 August
08:06Bournemouth4h41 12:47Cambridge
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08:50Bournemouth3h57 12:47Cambridge
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08:50Bournemouth4h09 12:59Cambridge
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09:06Bournemouth4h41 13:47Cambridge
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09:51Bournemouth4h08 13:59Cambridge
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09:51Bournemouth3h56 13:47Cambridge
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19:06Bournemouth4h41 23:47Cambridge
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19:50Bournemouth3h57 23:47Cambridge
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19:50Bournemouth4h13 00:03Cambridge
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20:06Bournemouth5h27 01:33Cambridge
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Fastest train times from Bournemouth to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug

Fastest Journey

3 h 56 m

Average

4 h 23 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

215 km

It's difficult to get from Bournemouth to Cambridge without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
09:51Bournemouth3h56 13:47Cambridge
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£441One-way
19:50Bournemouth3h57 23:47Cambridge
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£1031One-way
08:50Bournemouth3h57 12:47Cambridge
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£441One-way
09:51Bournemouth4h08 13:59Cambridge
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£441One-way
08:50Bournemouth4h09 12:59Cambridge
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£441One-way

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Overview: Train from Bournemouth to Cambridge

distanceDistance133 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency20 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway or CrossCountry

Trains from Bournemouth to Cambridge cover the 133 miles long route taking on average 3 h 31 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 20 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £36, but the average price of train tickets is £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Bournemouth and arrive in Cambridge.

Train providers: South Western Railway and CrossCountry trains Bournemouth to Cambridge

Find the best trains from Bournemouth to Cambridge with Omio's travel partners South Western Railway and CrossCountry from £36. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Cambridge from Bournemouth you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

One of the best ways to travel between Bournemouth and Cambridge is by taking a train with CrossCountry. Omio helps you find the ideal CrossCountry train to Cambridge from Bournemouth by showing you CrossCountry current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Bournemouth to Cambridge journey. You can expect to travel 133 miles (214 km) to Cambridge from Bournemouth on a train with CrossCountry. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Cambridge from Bournemouth, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your CrossCountry train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Bournemouth and Cambridge!

Train information from Bournemouth to Cambridge with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 49 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 8 a day

Book your South Western Railway Bournemouth to Cambridge train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check South Western Railway up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Bournemouth to Cambridge routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable South Western Railway train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Bournemouth and Cambridge is 133 miles (214 km), and the best price for a one-way Bournemouth - Cambridge South Western Railway train ticket starts at £36 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your South Western Railway ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with South Western Railway!

Travel Tips: Trains from Bournemouth to Cambridge

Travel by train to Cambridge easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bournemouth to Cambridge.
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You can find a cheap train from Bournemouth to Cambridge for some dates and times for as low as £36  one way in the next 7 days.
The Bournemouth to Cambridge train ticket price is on average £41  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The Bournemouth to Cambridge train distance is approximately 133 miles.
The Bournemouth to Cambridge train duration is on average 3 h 31 min, which is to be expected when travelling 133 miles between Bournemouth and Cambridge. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When departing from Bournemouth, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bournemouth and Bournemouth, Airport. When arriving in Cambridge, you can end your journey in train stations like Cambridge and Cambridge North.

Omio customers book a train from Bournemouth   to Cambridge   most frequently for this route.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Bournemouth and need to travel around 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Cambridge most often arrive at Cambridge and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Take the Bournemouth to Cambridge train with South Western Railway or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Cambridge from Bournemouth as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 20 trains a day from Bournemouth to Cambridge. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Bournemouth to Cambridge, the first train leaves at 06: 26. If you prefer late night trains from Bournemouth to Cambridge, the last train of the day leaves at 17: 22. Omio shows you the latest train from Bournemouth to Cambridge schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find a train to Cambridge from Bournemouth to cost on average £41 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Bournemouth to Cambridge train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bournemouth
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Bournemouth is the most popular Bournemouth railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bournemouth for your journey to Cambridge.
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Public transport options for Bournemouth
Location for Rail Replacement Services: To Southampton / Brockenhurst: Station entrance on Halfords side. To Poole: Station entrance on Asda side.

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