London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) train

Tue, 23 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Northern
13:262h04
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
15:30Cambridge station (CBG)
£461One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
08:252h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:30Cambridge station (CBG)
£471One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
Great Northern
13:262h04
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
15:30Cambridge station (CBG)
0 changes
Great Northern
08:252h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:30Cambridge station (CBG)
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

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Train times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG)

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 4 m

Average

2 h 4 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

117 km

Of the 2 trains that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Cambridge station (CBG) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Northern
13:262h04
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
15:30Cambridge station (CBG)
£461One-way
0 changes
Great Northern
08:252h05
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:30Cambridge station (CBG)
£471One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG)

distanceDistance72 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£37 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink, Abellio Greater Anglia or Great Northern

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) cover the 72 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 53 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Abellio Greater Anglia or Great Northern. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £21, but the average price of train tickets is £37.

Train companies: Thameslink, Abellio Greater Anglia and Great Northern trains London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG)

Travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cambridge station (CBG) from £22 with Omio’s train partners Thameslink, Abellio Greater Anglia and Great Northern! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

Thameslink from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £22
  • Thameslink frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) is £37; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) train time is 1 h 53 min   covering the 72 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) leaves at 08: 16. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) leaves at 22: 36.
There are 16 trains a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) which require at least one change with Thameslink, Abellio Greater Anglia or Great Northern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thameslink, Abellio Greater Anglia or Great Northern. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cambridge station (CBG) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 36.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cambridge station (CBG) by train is November.
You have options as you can travel to Cambridge station (CBG) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains arriving to 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
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz
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

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