Duration 1h 16m
Distance 29.7 miles
Average price £24
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Downham Market and Newmarket takes 1h 16m and the fastest train takes 1h 2m. There is a train service every few hours from Downham Market to Newmarket. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Downham Market
  2. Cambridge
  3. Newmarket
1h 40m
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£18 - £29

Downham Market to Newmarket train times

Trains run hourly between Downham Market and Newmarket. The earliest departure is at 08:40 in the morning, and the last departure from Downham Market is at 21:40 which arrives into Newmarket at 23:12. All services require a transfer at Cambridge and take an average of 1h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Downham Market to Newmarket. However, there are services departing from Downham Market and arriving at Newmarket via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 40m.

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The distance between Downham Market and Newmarket is 25 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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Downham Market to Newmarket train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Downham Market station.

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Downham Market to Newmarket train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Newmarket station.

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You can take a train from Downham Market to Newmarket via Cambridge in around 1h 40m.
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Downham Market to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£13 - £20
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk

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