Ely to Cambridge train

Fri, 14 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Ely to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Greater Anglia
09:310h13
Ely station (ELY)
09:44Cambridge North (CMB)
£41One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:530h17
Ely station (ELY)
09:10Cambridge station (CBG)
£41One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:250h15
Ely station (ELY)
08:40Cambridge North (CMB)
£51One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
08:160h14
Ely station (ELY)
08:30Cambridge North (CMB)
£71One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
08:480h14
Ely station (ELY)
09:02Cambridge North (CMB)
£71One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEly to Cambridge

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 14 June
Great Northern
08:160h14
Ely station (ELY)
08:30Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:250h15
Ely station (ELY)
08:40Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
Great Northern
08:480h14
Ely station (ELY)
09:02Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:530h17
Ely station (ELY)
09:10Cambridge station (CBG)
0 changes
Great Northern
09:160h14
Ely station (ELY)
09:30Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
Greater Anglia
09:310h13
Ely station (ELY)
09:44Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes

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Train times from Ely to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Fastest Journey

13 m

Average

14 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

24 km

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

Fastest
Greater Anglia
09:310h13
Ely station (ELY)
09:44Cambridge North (CMB)
£41One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
08:160h14
Ely station (ELY)
08:30Cambridge North (CMB)
£71One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
08:480h14
Ely station (ELY)
09:02Cambridge North (CMB)
£71One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
09:160h14
Ely station (ELY)
09:30Cambridge North (CMB)
£71One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
08:250h15
Ely station (ELY)
08:40Cambridge North (CMB)
£51One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Ely to Cambridge

distanceDistance15 miles
durationAverage train duration12 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, Great Northern or Thameslink

Trains from Ely to Cambridge cover the 15 miles long route taking on average 12 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry, Great Northern or Thameslink. 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 £2, but the average price of train tickets is £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Ely and arrive in Cambridge.

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

Find the best trains from Ely to Cambridge with Omio's travel partners Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry and Great Northern from £3. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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

Train information from Ely to Cambridge with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 14 min
  • Cheapest Price: £30
  • CrossCountry frequency: 5 a day

Trains from Ely to Cambridge

There are three networks that operate trains from Ely to Cambridge: Abellio Greater Anglia, Great Northern and CrossCountry. Trains depart from Ely in the morning just before 6:00 a.m. with between 5 and 7 trains scheduled to run each hour throughout the day. The final train leaves shortly after 11:30 p.m. Journey time takes between 15 and 25 minutes to cover the 17 mile distance and requires no changes.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Ely to Cambridge?

Departure Station: Ely Station, Station Road in Cambridgeshire is on the Fen and Breckland Lines. Walking into the town centre takes about 10 minutes. Buses and taxis are available from the station, as well as a cycle hire service.

Arrival Station: Cambridge Railway Station is situated on Station Road, just off Hills Road and is approximately 1 mile south-east of Cambridge city centre. It takes about a 30-minute walk to reach the main shops and colleges. There are Stagecoach buses that leave from the station and travel into the city, as well as a taxi from outside the entrance.

FAQs: Ely to Cambridge train

FAQs: Travel by train from Ely 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 Ely to Cambridge.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Ely to Cambridge can start from as little as £2 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Ely to Cambridge is £4; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Ely to Cambridge train time is 12 min   covering the 15 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Ely to Cambridge leaves at 04: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Ely to Cambridge leaves at 22: 53.
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day from Ely to Cambridge with Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry or Great Northern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
When taking a train from Ely to Cambridge, you can count on Abellio Greater Anglia, CrossCountry, Great Northern or Thameslink for the best way to get you to Cambridge. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Cambridge from 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 22: 53.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Ely, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) 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.

A day trip to Cambridge from Ely is worth doing with a journey time of 12 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Ely to Cambridge is December.
You have options as you can travel from Ely to Cambridge 2 different ways: train or coach.

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