Norwich to Cambridge train

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Cheap train tickets from Norwich to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Greater Anglia
08:331h11
Norwich station (NRW)
09:44Cambridge North (CMB)
£291One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Greater Anglia
10:001h40
Norwich station (NRW)
11:40Cambridge station (CBG)
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Greater Anglia
09:271h13
Norwich station (NRW)
10:40Cambridge North (CMB)
£291One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
09:551h13
Norwich station (NRW)
11:08Cambridge station (CBG)
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Greater Anglia
18:231h15
Norwich station (NRW)
19:38Cambridge North (CMB)
£291One-way
0 changes

Train timetableNorwich to Cambridge

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 July
Greater Anglia
08:001h41
Norwich station (NRW)
09:41Cambridge station (CBG)
1 change
Greater Anglia
08:331h11
Norwich station (NRW)
09:44Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:561h36
Norwich station (NRW)
10:32Cambridge North (CMB)
1 change
Greater Anglia
09:271h13
Norwich station (NRW)
10:40Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:551h13
Norwich station (NRW)
11:08Cambridge station (CBG)
1 change
Greater Anglia
10:001h40
Norwich station (NRW)
11:40Cambridge station (CBG)
1 change
Greater Anglia
17:001h40
Norwich station (NRW)
18:40Cambridge station (CBG)
1 change
Greater Anglia
17:271h23
Norwich station (NRW)
18:50Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
17:501h18
Norwich station (NRW)
19:08Cambridge station (CBG)
1 change
Greater Anglia
18:231h15
Norwich station (NRW)
19:38Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
Greater Anglia
19:281h12
Norwich station (NRW)
20:40Cambridge North (CMB)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
20:081h24
Norwich station (NRW)
21:32Cambridge North (CMB)
1 change

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Train times from Norwich to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 11 m

Average

1 h 23 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

93 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Norwich for Cambridge every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Greater Anglia
08:331h11
Norwich station (NRW)
09:44Cambridge North (CMB)
£291One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
19:281h12
Norwich station (NRW)
20:40Cambridge North (CMB)
£291One-way
0 changes
Greater Anglia
09:271h13
Norwich station (NRW)
10:40Cambridge North (CMB)
£291One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:551h13
Norwich station (NRW)
11:08Cambridge station (CBG)
£291One-way
1 change
Greater Anglia
18:231h15
Norwich station (NRW)
19:38Cambridge North (CMB)
£291One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Norwich to Cambridge

distanceDistance58 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAbellio Greater Anglia, East Midlands Trains or east_midlands_trains

Trains from Norwich to Cambridge cover the 58 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia, East Midlands Trains or east_midlands_trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Norwich and arrive in Cambridge.

Train providers: Abellio Greater Anglia and East Midlands Trains trains Norwich to Cambridge

For as little as £17 you can travel by train to Cambridge from Norwich with Abellio Greater Anglia and East Midlands Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Greater Anglia is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from commuter trains to intercity services. The commuter trains run at regular intervals throughout the day, while the intercity services run at peak times. The train types include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, Class 90, Class 91, Class 360 and Class 379. The ticket types available are Standard, First Class and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, air conditioning and refreshment trolleys. The most popular routes for Greater Anglia are London Liverpool Street to Norwich, London Liverpool Street to Cambridge and London Liverpool Street to Ipswich.

Abellio Greater Anglia from Norwich to Cambridge train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: £17
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 17 a day

Trains from Norwich to Cambridge: Journey Details

Greater Anglia offers direct trains from Norwich to Cambridge. The weekday schedule begins with an early morning departure from Norwich and operates a roughly hourly service until late in the evening. Journey times are approximately an hour and 20 minutes. Sunday services are a little less frequent, with the first departure in mid-morning. Indirect connections involve taking an East Midland train from Norwich to Ely and changing to a CrossCountry or Great Northern service to Cambridge. Weekday off-peak day return tickets are available on departures from 8:40 a.m. onwards.

Taking the Train from Norwich

Norwich station is located to the south-east of the city centre, close to the Carrow Road football stadium. The station is served by 15 city bus routes with several further options available nearby on Riverside Road. The number 25 night bus operates an hourly service connecting the station with the university campus. There are a taxi ranks and an office nearby on Station Approach.

Getting into Cambridge by Train

The historic university colleges of Cambridge, with their dramatic architecture and grounds sweeping down to the river, make the city a compelling destination. The city also enjoys a vibrant cultural scene, the prestigious Fitzwilliam Museum, innovative restaurants and some fine traditional pubs. Trains from Norwich to Cambridge arrive at the main station located south-east of the city centre. The Citi 1, 3 and 7 buses offer quick connections into central Cambridge. Guided busway routes connect the station with the centre and north of the city, St. Ives and Huntingdon. There is a taxi rank at the station.

FAQs: Norwich to Cambridge train

FAQs: Travel by train from Norwich 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 Norwich to Cambridge.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Norwich to Cambridge can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Norwich to Cambridge is £27; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Norwich to Cambridge train travel time is 1 h 10 min   for the 58 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Norwich to Cambridge leaves at 04: 33. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Norwich to Cambridge leaves at 22: 40.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Norwich to Cambridge without having to change trains with Abellio Greater Anglia. There are 8 direct trains from Norwich to Cambridge each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Cambridge. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Norwich to Cambridge.
When taking a train from Norwich to Cambridge, you can count on Abellio Greater Anglia, East Midlands Trains or east_midlands_trains for the best way to get you to Cambridge. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Cambridge from Norwich 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: 40.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Norwich, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 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 Norwich is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Norwich to Cambridge by train is March.
You have options as you can travel between Norwich and Cambridge 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Norwich and Cambridge

Norwich
Cambridge
Norwich is the most popular Norwich 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 Norwich for your journey to Cambridge.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Norwich
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop on station forecourt
Cambridge is the most popular Cambridge train station for Omio travellers, but Cambridge has quite a few train hubs. Find all the information you need to know about the main railway stations in Cambridge for your journey from Norwich.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transport options for Cambridge
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8450507080
Public transport options for Cambridge North
Location for Rail Replacement Services: From bus stop on station forecourt.

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