Duration 3h 7m
Distance 119.4 miles
Average price £140
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cambridge and Rotherham takes 3h 7m and the fastest train takes 2h 26m. There is a train service every few hours from Cambridge to Rotherham. 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. Peterborough
  3. Rotherham
2h 38m
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£46 - £235

Cambridge to Rotherham train times

Trains run hourly between Cambridge and Rotherham. The earliest departure is at 05:15 in the morning, and the last departure from Cambridge is at 21:02 which arrives into Rotherham at 06:28. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Rotherham Central via Peterborough and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Rotherham is 106 miles. The road distance is 119.4 miles.

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Cambridge to Rotherham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cambridge station.

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Cambridge to Rotherham train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Doncaster station.

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