Duration 1h 54m
Distance 51.8 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Cambridge and Watford takes 1h 54m and the fastest train takes 1h 11m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Cambridge to Watford. 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 Euston
  3. Watford
1h 15m
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£15 - £61

Cambridge to Watford train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Cambridge and Watford. The earliest departure is at 11:14 in the morning, and the last departure from Cambridge is at 23:54 which arrives into Watford at 07:33. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Watford. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Watford Junction via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Watford is 44 miles. The road distance is 51.8 miles.

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Cambridge to Watford train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Cambridge station.

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Cambridge to Watford train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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