Cambridge to St Albans train

Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to St Albans

Showing times and prices for 12 Aug

Cheapest

£42

Average

£43

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.

Thameslink
07:54Cambridge1h47 09:41St Albans
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£421One-way
Thameslink
07:27Cambridge1h57 09:24St Albans
0 changes
£431One-way
Great Northern
17:44Cambridge1h40 19:24St Albans
0 changes
£431One-way

Train schedule Cambridge to St Albans

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 12 August
Thameslink
07:27Cambridge1h57 09:24St Albans
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Thameslink
07:54Cambridge1h47 09:41St Albans
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Great Northern
17:44Cambridge1h40 19:24St Albans
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Fastest train times from Cambridge to St Albans

Showing times and prices for 12 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

1 h 48 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

59 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Cambridge for St Albans every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Northern
17:44Cambridge1h40 19:24St Albans
0 changes
£431One-way
Thameslink
07:54Cambridge1h47 09:41St Albans
0 changes
£421One-way
Thameslink
07:27Cambridge1h57 09:24St Albans
0 changes
£431One-way

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Overview: Train from Cambridge to St Albans

distanceDistance36 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£43 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency73 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesThameslink or Great Northern

Trains from Cambridge to St Albans cover the 36 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 28 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or Great Northern. Normally, there are 73 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £43, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in St Albans.

Train companies: Great Northern and Thameslink trains Cambridge to St Albans

Find the best trains to St Albans from Cambridge with Omio's travel partners Great Northern and Thameslink from £43. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Omio helps you find the perfect Cambridge - St Albans train with Thameslink. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Cambridge and St Albans, Omio shows you Thameslink current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Cambridge to St Albans journey. You can expect to travel around 36 miles (58 km) from Cambridge to St Albans on a train with Thameslink. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Thameslink tickets between Cambridge and St Albans starting as low as £43 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Thameslink!

If you're looking for cheap Great Northern tickets from Cambridge to St Albans, check out Omio! With one-way Cambridge to St Albans train ticket prices starting as low as £43 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to St Albans from Cambridge by showing you the latest Great Northern offers, train timetables and tickets for this 36 miles (58 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with Great Northern. If you search for Great Northern tickets to St Albans from Cambridge in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Cambridge and St Albans on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with Great Northern so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

Travel Tips: Trains from Cambridge to St Albans

Travel by train to St Albans 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 St Albans.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Cambridge to St Albans for as little as £43  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to St Albans from Cambridge is £43  one way.
The Cambridge to St Albans train distance is approximately 36 miles.
The Cambridge to St Albans train duration is on average 2 h 28 min, which is to be expected when travelling 36 miles between Cambridge and St Albans. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When taking the train between Cambridge and St Albans, you can choose to depart from train stations like Cambridge and Cambridge North. Your journey can end in train stations such as St Albans and St Albans Abbey.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cambridge   and arrive in St Albans.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Cambridge and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in St Albans most often arrive at St Albans and need to travel around 0.3 miles (461 m) from this train station to the city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Cambridge to St Albans, you can rely on Thameslink or Great Northern to get you to St Albans. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Cambridge to St Albans trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Cambridge for St Albans is 73 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Cambridge at 04: 37. The last train leaves from Cambridge at 18: 54. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Cambridge to St Albans and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets to St Albans from Cambridge within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £43 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Cambridge to St Albans a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Cambridge
St Albans
Cambridge is the most popular Cambridge 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 Cambridge for your journey to St Albans.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transport options for Cambridge
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transport options for Cambridge North
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From bus stop on station forecourt.

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