You can get from Edinburgh to Cambridge by train, bus or flight.
To get from Edinburgh to Cambridge on 23 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||291 miles (469 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£50 - £82|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £50 • 14 h|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or London North Eastern Railway|
Travel 291 miles (469 km) by coach or train between Edinburgh and Cambridge. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this route, with tickets costing about £50. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Cambridge.
You can travel to Cambridge from Edinburgh 2 different ways: coach or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Cambridge. Tickets for a coach cost on average £50.
This is compared to other travel options to Cambridge:
A coach journey is usually £32 less than a journey to Cambridge by train, which costs on average £82 for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Cambridge from Edinburgh is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.
There are alternative travel options to Cambridge that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 14 h on average.
In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 5 h 5 min.
The Edinburgh to Cambridge distance is approximately 291 miles (469 km).
The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Cambridge is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Cambridge from Edinburgh as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Edinburgh to Cambridge:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Cambridge, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip to Cambridge from Edinburgh, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Edinburgh and Cambridge online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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