Braintree to Cambridge train

Cheap train tickets from Braintree to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Cheapest

£11

Average

£15

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.

Greater Anglia
06:00Braintree2h40 08:40Cambridge
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£111One-way
Greater Anglia
12:10Braintree2h30 14:40Cambridge
0 changes
£191One-way

Train schedule Braintree to Cambridge

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Greater Anglia
06:00Braintree2h40 08:40Cambridge
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Greater Anglia
12:10Braintree2h30 14:40Cambridge
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Fastest train times from Braintree to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 35 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

47 km

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

Greater Anglia
12:10Braintree2h30 14:40Cambridge
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£191One-way
Greater Anglia
06:00Braintree2h40 08:40Cambridge
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£111One-way

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Overview: Train from Braintree to Cambridge

distanceDistance29 miles (46 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia

Trains from Braintree to Cambridge cover the 29 miles (46 km) long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £10, but the average price of train tickets is £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Braintree and arrive in Cambridge.

Travel Tips: Trains from Braintree 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 Braintree to Cambridge.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Braintree to Cambridge to cost as little as £10  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Braintree to Cambridge train price to come in at an average of £17  one way.
The train distance from Braintree to Cambridge is around 29 miles (46 km).
On average the Braintree to Cambridge train time is 2 h 30 min  covering the 29 miles (46 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Some of the Braintree train stations to Cambridge you can start your journey from include Braintree and Braintree Freeport. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Cambridge include Cambridge and Cambridge North.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Braintree   and arriving in Cambridge.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Braintree, which is located around 0.6 miles (958 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cambridge, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

For the trip from Braintree to Cambridge you can take a train with Greater Anglia. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Braintree to Cambridge on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Braintree for Cambridge is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Braintree to Cambridge train departs at 06: 00   and the last train from Braintree to Cambridge leaves at 12: 10. Check out the most up-to-date Braintree to Cambridge train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy Braintree to Cambridge train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £17. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Braintree to Cambridge. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Braintree
Cambridge
Braintree is the most popular Braintree 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 Braintree for your journey to Cambridge.

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