Macclesfield to Cambridge train

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Cheap train tickets from Macclesfield to Cambridge

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

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Train times from Macclesfield to Cambridge

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Fastest Journey

3 h 16 m


3 h 16 m

Trains per day



192 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Macclesfield for Cambridge every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Macclesfield to Cambridge

distanceDistance118 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£120 (€134)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains

Trains from Macclesfield to Cambridge cover the 118 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £101, but the average price of train tickets is £120. Travellers depart most frequently from Macclesfield and arrive in Cambridge.

FAQs: Macclesfield to Cambridge train

FAQs: Travel by train from Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield to Cambridge.
Cheap train tickets from Macclesfield to Cambridge can start from as little as £101 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Macclesfield to Cambridge is £120; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Macclesfield to Cambridge is 3 h 19 min   to travel the 118 mile long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Macclesfield to Cambridge leaves at 05: 47. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Macclesfield to Cambridge leaves at 09: 46.
There are 25 trains a day from Macclesfield to Cambridge which require at least one change with Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Macclesfield to Cambridge train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Macclesfield and Cambridge to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Macclesfield, which is located around 0.1 miles (232 m) 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 trip to Cambridge from Macclesfield is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Macclesfield to Cambridge is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Cambridge from Macclesfield including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Macclesfield and Cambridge

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