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Duration 1h 50m
Distance 71.5 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leicester and Cambridge takes 1h 50m and the fastest train takes 1h 45m. The train service runs several times per day from Leicester to Cambridge. 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. Leicester
  2. Cambridge
1h 48m
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£50 - £160

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leicester and arriving at Cambridge. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 48m.

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The distance between Leicester and Cambridge is 61 miles. The road distance is 71.5 miles.

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

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Leicester to Cambridge train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Cambridge station.

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What companies run services between Leicester and Cambridge?

CrossCountry operates a train from Leicester to Cambridge every 2 hours. Tickets cost £50 - £160 and the journey takes 1h 48m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£50 - £160

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