Stansted to Cambridge train

Cheap train tickets from Stansted to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Cheapest

£13

Average

£13

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.

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13:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 13:51Cambridge
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£131One-way
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16:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h34 16:52Cambridge
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10:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h34 10:52Cambridge
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09:21Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 09:54Cambridge
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08:51Stansted Mountfitchet0h36 09:27Cambridge
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Train schedule Stansted to Cambridge

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 16 August
08:21Stansted Mountfitchet0h34 08:55Cambridge
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08:51Stansted Mountfitchet0h36 09:27Cambridge
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09:21Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 09:54Cambridge
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10:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h34 10:52Cambridge
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13:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 13:51Cambridge
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14:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 14:51Cambridge
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15:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 15:51Cambridge
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15:47Stansted Mountfitchet0h40 16:27Cambridge
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16:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h34 16:52Cambridge
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16:48Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 17:21Cambridge
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Fastest train times from Stansted to Cambridge

Showing times and prices for 16 Aug

Fastest Journey

33 m

Average

34 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

34 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Stansted for Cambridge every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
13:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 13:51Cambridge
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£131One-way
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09:21Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 09:54Cambridge
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£131One-way
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16:48Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 17:21Cambridge
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15:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 15:51Cambridge
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14:18Stansted Mountfitchet0h33 14:51Cambridge
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Overview: Train from Stansted to Cambridge

distanceDistance20 miles
durationAverage train duration29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£13 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency40 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesBus, Cross Country or Greater Anglia

Trains from Stansted to Cambridge cover the 20 miles long trip taking on average 29 min with our travel partners like Bus, Cross Country or Greater Anglia. Normally, there are 40 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £13, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in Cambridge.

Train providers: Abellio Greater Anglia and CrossCountry trains Stansted to Cambridge

Abellio Greater Anglia and CrossCountry trains will get you between Stansted and Cambridge from £13. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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

If you're looking for cheap CrossCountry tickets from Stansted to Cambridge, check out Omio! With one-way Stansted to Cambridge train ticket prices starting as low as £13 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Cambridge from Stansted by showing you the latest CrossCountry offers, train timetables and tickets for this 20 miles (33 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with CrossCountry. If you search for CrossCountry tickets from Stansted to Cambridge in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train to Cambridge from Stansted on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with CrossCountry so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.

CrossCountry from Stansted to Cambridge train information:

  • Average Duration: 30 min
  • Average Price: £13
  • CrossCountry frequency: 7 a day

It’s easy to book your Abellio Greater Anglia train ticket between Stansted and Cambridge online with Omio! Simply check the current Abellio Greater Anglia train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Cambridge from Stansted as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Abellio Greater Anglia train tickets online. Prices for Abellio Greater Anglia trains between Stansted and Cambridge start at £13 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 20 miles (33 km). If you search for Abellio Greater Anglia trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Abellio Greater Anglia tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train from Stansted to Cambridge. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Stansted to Cambridge Abellio Greater Anglia train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Travel Tips: Trains from Stansted to Cambridge

Travel by train 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 Stansted to Cambridge.
FAQs
You can find a cheap train from Stansted to Cambridge for some dates and times for as low as £13  one way in the next 7 days.
The Stansted to Cambridge train ticket price is on average £13  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 20 miles  to Cambridge from Stansted by train.
On average the train from Stansted to Cambridge duration is 29 min  for the 20 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Stansted, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Stansted Airport, Stansted, London Stansted Airport and Stansted Mountfitchet. When arriving in Cambridge, you can end your route in train stations like Cambridge and Cambridge North.

Omio customers book a train from Stansted Airport   to Cambridge   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Stansted Airport, is located 5 miles (8.1 km) from the city centre of Stansted.

The most popular arrival train station, Cambridge, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre of Cambridge.

Take the Stansted to Cambridge train with Bus, Cross Country or Greater Anglia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Stansted and Cambridge as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 23 direct trains per day from Stansted to Cambridge. You can look to travel with Greater Anglia  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
The average number of trains departing Stansted for Cambridge is 40 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Stansted at 05: 03. The last train leaves from Stansted at 23: 18. Check Omio for the latest train times from Stansted to Cambridge and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket between Stansted and Cambridge within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £13 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Cambridge from Stansted are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stansted
Cambridge
Stansted Airport is the most popular Stansted 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 Stansted for your journey to Cambridge.
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+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
Public transport options for Stansted Airport
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
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Public transport options for Stansted Mountfitchet
Onward travel information: Local bus services
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement transport stop at the junction of Station Road and Church Road, next to the Kings Arms public house

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