Duration 2h 30m
Distance 102.6 miles
Average price £65
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cambridge and Whitstable takes 2h 30m and the fastest train takes 2h 17m. There is a train service every few hours from Cambridge to Whitstable. 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. St Pancras International
  3. Whitstable
2h 54m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£33 - £80

Cambridge to Whitstable train times

Trains run hourly between Cambridge and Whitstable. The service departs Cambridge at 21:14 at night, which arrives into Whitstable at 23:39. All services require a transfer at London Kings Cross and take an average of 2h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Cambridge to Whitstable? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Whitstable. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Whitstable via St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 54m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Whitstable is 70 miles. The road distance is 102.6 miles.

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

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Cambridge to Whitstable train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Whitstable station.

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There are 590+ hotels available in Whitstable. Prices start at £75 per night.

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