The cheapest trains from Coventry to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£64

Average

£68

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.

The average ticket from Coventry to Cambridge will cost around £ 68 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 64.

Cheapest
09:31Coventry2h30 12:01Cambridge
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£641One-way
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08:30Coventry2h31 11:01Cambridge
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£641One-way
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09:17Coventry2h48 12:05Cambridge
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£641One-way
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08:51Coventry2h42 11:33Cambridge
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£641One-way
08:17Coventry2h48 11:05Cambridge
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£871One-way

Timetable Coventry to Cambridge

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 22 Oct
08:17Coventry2h48 11:05Cambridge
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08:30Coventry2h31 11:01Cambridge
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08:51Coventry2h42 11:33Cambridge
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09:17Coventry2h48 12:05Cambridge
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09:31Coventry2h30 12:01Cambridge
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
22 Oct
£63Avanti West Coast
£32National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£56Avanti West Coast
£19National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£51Avanti West Coast
£18National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£63Cross Country
£18National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£62Avanti West Coast
£18National Express

The fastest trains from Coventry to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 39 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

113 km

It's difficult to get from Coventry to Cambridge without changing at least once.

Fastest
09:31Coventry2h30 12:01Cambridge
1 changes
£641One-way
08:30Coventry2h31 11:01Cambridge
1 changes
£641One-way
08:51Coventry2h42 11:33Cambridge
1 changes
£641One-way
08:17Coventry2h48 11:05Cambridge
1 changes
£871One-way
09:17Coventry2h48 12:05Cambridge
1 changes
£641One-way

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Train Information between Coventry and Cambridge

distanceDistance70 miles (113 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£60 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast or Cross Country

Trains from Coventry to Cambridge cover the 70 miles (113 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £51, but the average price of train tickets is £60. Travellers depart most frequently from Coventry and arrive in Cambridge.

Train companies

CrossCountry between Coventry and Cambridge

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets from Coventry to Cambridge from £51 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

CrossCountry

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

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket between Coventry and Cambridge online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Coventry to Cambridge as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains from Coventry to Cambridge start at £63 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 70 miles (113 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train from Coventry to Cambridge. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Coventry to Cambridge CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Coventry to Cambridge train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 43 min
  • Average Price: £63
  • CrossCountry frequency: 17 a day

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Coventry to Cambridge:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Train from Coventry to Cambridge: Journey Details

The train from Coventry to Cambridge takes roughly three hours, with three to four departures every hour. The first train leaves at just before 6:00 a.m., with the last departure at around 9:30 p.m. The journey, on trains operated by London Midland, Virgin and CrossCountry, involves connections at either London or Nuneaton. There are trains departing earlier and later with longer journey times and more connections. A reduced service operates on Sundays.

Taking the Train from Coventry

Coventry Station is centrally located near the Inner Ring Road from the city and surrounding areas, such as Kenilworth and Warwick. Stagecoach is one of the main route providers. There are always plenty of taxis available at the station and in the city, as Coventry is the home of the black cab.

Getting into Cambridge by Train

Cambridge is a beautiful university town, with green spaces in the city and countryside on the doorstep. The River Cam has wide grass banks with views to the Gothic architecture of the city's university buildings, such as King's College Chapel. It is possible to visit most of the old college buildings; King's College and Trinity College are particularly attractive. The Fitzwilliam Museum has a world-class collection of art and antiquities. Driving is discouraged in Cambridge City Centre, it is compact and easy to explore on foot. Cambridge Railway Station is 1.6 km South-East of the city centre. Frequent Citibuses, operated by Stagecoach, link the station to the centre and other local destinations, including Saffron Waldon, Cottenham and the Imperial War Museum at Duxford. There is a night bus service at weekends and a taxi rank outside the station.

Travel Tips

Trains from Coventry to Cambridge
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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from Coventry to Cambridge cost?
You can find a cheap train from Coventry to Cambridge for some dates and times for as low as £51  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Coventry to Cambridge on average?
The Coventry to Cambridge train ticket price is on average £60  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance from Coventry to Cambridge by train?
The distance between Coventry and Cambridge by train is approximately 70 miles (113 km).
How long is the train journey to Cambridge from Coventry?
The Coventry to Cambridge train duration is on average 2 h 30 min, which is to be expected when travelling 70 miles (113 km) to Cambridge from Coventry. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station from Coventry to Cambridge do I depart from? Which Cambridge train station from Coventry do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Coventry, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Coventry and Coventry Arena. When you arrive in Cambridge, your train can arrive in train stations including Cambridge and Cambridge North.

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

Where is the Coventry train station located? Where is the Cambridge train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Coventry, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Cambridge, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

Which train companies should I travel with from Coventry to Cambridge?
When taking a train from Coventry to Cambridge, you can count on Avanti West Coast or Cross Country for the best way to get you to Cambridge. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Coventry to Cambridge and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from Coventry to Cambridge?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Coventry to Cambridge. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Coventry to Cambridge? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Coventry to Cambridge leaves at 07: 30. The last train departing from Coventry to Cambridge leaves at 09: 53. You can find the latest Coventry to Cambridge train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Coventry to Cambridge for the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Coventry to Cambridge within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £60 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Coventry to Cambridge are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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