Duration 2h 15m
Distance 60.7 miles
Average price £38
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Cambridge and Canvey Island takes 2h 15m and the fastest train takes 1h 51m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Cambridge to Canvey Island. 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. Cambridge
  2. London Fenchurch Street
  3. South Benfleet
2h 25m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£32 - £45

Cambridge to Canvey Island train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Cambridge and South Benfleet. The earliest departure is at 20:31 in the evening, and the last departure from Cambridge is at 22:32 which arrives into South Benfleet at 00:54. All services require a transfer at London Liverpool Street and take an average of 2h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Canvey Island. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Benfleet via London Fenchurch Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 25m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Canvey Island is 51 miles. The road distance is 60.7 miles.

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Cambridge to Canvey Island train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Cambridge station.

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Cambridge to Canvey Island train services, operated by c2c, arrive at Benfleet station.

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There are 427+ hotels available in Canvey Island. Prices start at £75 per night.

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