Cambridge to Ely train

Thu, 20 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Ely

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Cross Country
09:000h14
Cambridge station (CBG)
09:14Ely station (ELY)
£41One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:230h14
Cambridge North (CMB)
08:37Ely station (ELY)
£41One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:000h14
Cambridge station (CBG)
08:14Ely station (ELY)
£51One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
08:410h14
Cambridge North (CMB)
08:55Ely station (ELY)
£61One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
09:090h17
Cambridge North (CMB)
09:26Ely station (ELY)
£61One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCambridge to Ely

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 20 June
Cross Country
08:000h14
Cambridge station (CBG)
08:14Ely station (ELY)
0 changes
Great Northern
08:090h16
Cambridge North (CMB)
08:25Ely station (ELY)
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:230h14
Cambridge North (CMB)
08:37Ely station (ELY)
0 changes
Great Northern
08:410h14
Cambridge North (CMB)
08:55Ely station (ELY)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:000h14
Cambridge station (CBG)
09:14Ely station (ELY)
0 changes
Great Northern
09:090h17
Cambridge North (CMB)
09:26Ely station (ELY)
0 changes

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Train times from Cambridge to Ely

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Fastest Journey

14 m

Average

14 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

24 km

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

Fastest
Great Northern
08:410h14
Cambridge North (CMB)
08:55Ely station (ELY)
£61One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Cross Country
09:000h14
Cambridge station (CBG)
09:14Ely station (ELY)
£41One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Cross Country
08:000h14
Cambridge station (CBG)
08:14Ely station (ELY)
£51One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Greater Anglia
08:230h14
Cambridge North (CMB)
08:37Ely station (ELY)
£41One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
08:090h16
Cambridge North (CMB)
08:25Ely station (ELY)
£61One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cambridge to Ely

distanceDistance15 miles
durationAverage train duration11 min
priceAverage train ticket price£4 (€4)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAbellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry or Great Northern

Trains from Cambridge to Ely cover the 15 miles long journey taking on average 11 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry or Great Northern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £4, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £2. Travellers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Ely.

Train companies: Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry and Great Northern trains Cambridge to Ely

Buy your official Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry and Great Northern train tickets between Cambridge and Ely from £2 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Abellio Greater Anglia from Cambridge to Ely train information:

  • Average Duration: 11 min
  • Cheapest Price: £2
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 7 a day

FAQs: Cambridge to Ely train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cambridge to Ely 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 Cambridge to Ely.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Ely can start from as little as £2 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cambridge to Ely is £4; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Cambridge to Ely is 11 min   to travel the 15 mile long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cambridge to Ely leaves at 04: 57. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cambridge to Ely leaves at 23: 02.
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day from Cambridge to Ely with Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry or Great Northern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
When taking a train from Cambridge to Ely, you can count on Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry or Great Northern for the best way to get you to Ely. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Cambridge and Ely and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 02.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cambridge, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Ely, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Ely from Cambridge is worth doing with a journey time of 11 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Cambridge to Ely by train is March.
You have options as you can travel between Cambridge and Ely 2 different ways: train or coach.

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