Duration 7h 23m
Distance 218.6 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Cambridge takes 7h 23m and the fastest train takes 6h 20m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth to Cambridge. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberystwyth
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Cambridge
6h 32m
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£88 - £136

Aberystwyth to Cambridge train times

Trains run every four hours between Aberystwyth and Cambridge. The earliest departure is at 09:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Aberystwyth is at 19:30 which arrives into Cambridge at 08:08. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 7h 23m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Cambridge via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 32m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Cambridge is 179 miles. The road distance is 218.6 miles.

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Aberystwyth to Cambridge train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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Aberystwyth to Cambridge train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Cambridge station.

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