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Duration 2h 2m
Distance 50.7 miles
Average price £36
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Cambridge and Shenfield takes 2h 2m and the fastest train takes 1h 33m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Cambridge to Shenfield. 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. Shenfield
1h 51m
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£30 - £47

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Shenfield. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Shenfield via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Shenfield is 41 miles. The road distance is 50.7 miles.

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

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Cambridge to Shenfield train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at London Liverpool Street station.

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There are 545+ hotels available in Shenfield. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Cambridge and Shenfield?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £23 - £35 and the journey takes 1h 25m.
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