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Duration 1h 9m
Distance 57.8 miles
Average price £27
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Russell Square and Cambridge takes 1h 9m and the fastest train takes 48 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Russell Square 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. London Kings Cross
  2. Cambridge
48 min
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£19 - £35

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Kings Cross and arriving at Cambridge. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Russell Square and Cambridge is 48 miles. The road distance is 57.8 miles.

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Russell Square to Cambridge train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from London Kings Cross station.

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Russell Square to Cambridge train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Cambridge station.

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What companies run services between Russell Square and Cambridge?

Great Northern operates a train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost £19 - £28 and the journey takes 48 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly.

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