Cambridge to Stansted Airport train

Cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Cheapest

£9

Average

£12

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.

Cheapest
05:17Cambridge0h32 05:49Stansted Airport
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£91One-way
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09:14Cambridge0h30 09:44Stansted Airport
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£91One-way
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08:11Cambridge0h30 08:41Stansted Airport
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£91One-way
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07:35Cambridge0h34 08:09Stansted Airport
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£91One-way
Cheapest
06:35Cambridge0h34 07:09Stansted Airport
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£91One-way

Train schedule Cambridge to Stansted Airport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 August
05:17Cambridge0h32 05:49Stansted Airport
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05:31Cambridge0h53 06:24Stansted Airport
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05:51Cambridge1h11 07:02Stansted Airport
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06:35Cambridge0h34 07:09Stansted Airport
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07:17Cambridge0h45 08:02Stansted Airport
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07:35Cambridge0h34 08:09Stansted Airport
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08:11Cambridge0h30 08:41Stansted Airport
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08:21Cambridge0h54 09:15Stansted Airport
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09:14Cambridge0h30 09:44Stansted Airport
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09:20Cambridge0h54 10:14Stansted Airport
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09:51Cambridge0h33 10:24Stansted Airport
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10:03Cambridge0h57 11:00Stansted Airport
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Fastest train times from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Fastest Journey

30 m

Average

43 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

36 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Cambridge for Stansted Airport every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:14Cambridge0h30 09:44Stansted Airport
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£91One-way
Fastest
08:11Cambridge0h30 08:41Stansted Airport
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£91One-way
05:17Cambridge0h32 05:49Stansted Airport
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£91One-way
09:51Cambridge0h33 10:24Stansted Airport
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£131One-way
07:35Cambridge0h34 08:09Stansted Airport
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£91One-way

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Overview: Train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

distanceDistance22 miles
durationAverage train duration30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£12 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency56 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreater Anglia or Cross Country

Trains from Cambridge to Stansted Airport cover the 22 miles long route taking on average 30 min with our travel partners like Greater Anglia or Cross Country. Normally, there are 56 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £12, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Cambridge and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Abellio Greater Anglia trains Cambridge to Stansted Airport

For as little as £9 you can travel by train between Cambridge and Stansted Airport with CrossCountry and Abellio Greater Anglia. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

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Abellio Greater Anglia

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

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry between Cambridge and Stansted Airport for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Cambridge to Stansted Airport train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Cambridge - Stansted Airport journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance to Stansted Airport from Cambridge by train is 22 miles (36 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as £9 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets to Stansted Airport from Cambridge in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry Cambridge - Stansted Airport train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Train information from Cambridge to Stansted Airport with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 30 min
  • Average Price: £9
  • CrossCountry frequency: 13 a day

Find the perfect Abellio Greater Anglia train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Abellio Greater Anglia train timetables and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport. You can also check relevant travel information for the Abellio Greater Anglia train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Abellio Greater Anglia train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 22 miles (36 km) on this route and your Abellio Greater Anglia Cambridge to Stansted Airport train ticket can cost as little as £13 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Abellio Greater Anglia tickets to Stansted Airport from Cambridge in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Abellio Greater Anglia train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Travel Tips: Trains from Cambridge to Stansted Airport

Travel by train to Stansted Airport 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 Stansted Airport.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Cambridge and Stansted Airport to cost as little as £9  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cambridge to Stansted Airport train to cost on average £12  one way.
The Cambridge to Stansted Airport train distance is approximately 22 miles.
The train time between Cambridge and Stansted Airport is on average 30 min  for the 22 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from Cambridge to Stansted Airport by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Cambridge   to Stansted Airport.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Cambridge, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Cambridge. The most popular arrival train station in Stansted Airport, called Stansted Airport, is located around 5 miles (8.1 km) away from its city centre.

When taking a train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport, you can count on Greater Anglia or Cross Country for the best way to get you to Stansted Airport. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Cambridge and Stansted Airport and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 23 direct trains per day from Cambridge to Stansted Airport with Cross Country, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.
On average, there are 56 trains a day from Cambridge to Stansted Airport. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport at 07: 11   or take the last train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport leaving at 23: 45. Look for the latest Cambridge Stansted Airport train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
You can find a train from Cambridge to Stansted Airport to cost on average £12 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Cambridge to Stansted Airport train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Trains departing from Cambridge

Distance from Cambridge to city center
Distance from Cambridge to city center
1.4 miles (2.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station
Amenities at station
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: in front of station | Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Information Desk
Information Desk
Helpline Contact: 0800 028 28 78
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

Trains arriving to Stansted Airport

Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
8.1 km
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Stansted Airport
0 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport is a 5 minute walk away from the railway station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 327 Parking Pricing: £10. 00 for 1 hour
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Newsagent/Sweets Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Burger King | The Windmill
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Hertz | Enterprise | Alamo | Budget | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Helpline Contact: 0800 028 28 78 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Ramp, wheelchair train access available on request, escalators, wheelchair access to platforms.

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