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There are 4 ways to get from Brighton to Cambourne by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Cambridge

£41 - £56

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Bus  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London North to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

£25 - £50

2 alternative options

Train via London  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge North

£49 - £75

Drive  •  2h 7m

  1. Drive from Brighton to Cambourne 126.3 miles

£20 - £30

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The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Cambourne is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Cambourne is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Cambourne. However, there are services departing from Brighton and arriving at Cambourne, De La Warr Way via Gatwick Airport London North and Cambridge, Drummer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 38m.

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The distance between Brighton and Cambourne is 97 miles. The road distance is 126.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Cambourne without a car is to train which takes 3h 32m and costs £40 - £60.

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It takes approximately 3h 32m to get from Brighton to Cambourne, including transfers.

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Brighton to Cambourne bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Gatwick Airport London North station.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Cambourne is to train which takes 3h 32m and costs £40 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £50 and takes 6h 38m.

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Brighton to Cambourne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge Parkside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brighton to Cambourne is 126 miles. It takes approximately 2h 7m to drive from Brighton to Cambourne.

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  • Distance: 96.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 32m

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Cambourne, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Brighton to Cambourne hourly. Tickets cost £35 - £50 and the journey takes 2h 32m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Brighton to Cambourne every 3 hours. Tickets cost £15 - £35 and the journey takes 3h 55m.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge North
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London North to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £35
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National Express

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