There are 5 ways to get from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge by subway, train, bus, rideshare or car

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Tube, train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$26 - $38

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Rideshare  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Cambridge 60 miles

$5 - $11

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Cambridge

$29 - $43

Bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Rail Station to Stansted Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 727 / ...

$18 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge 60.6 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge is to rideshare which costs £4 - £8 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buckingham Palace station to University of Cambridge. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Rail Station and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Buckingham Palace and University of Cambridge is 50 miles. The road distance is 60.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge without a car is to Tube and train which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £19 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge, including transfers.

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Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Rail Station.

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The best way to get from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs £21 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £22 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge.

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There are 413+ hotels available in University of Cambridge. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Buckingham Palace and University of Cambridge. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 50.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

What companies run services between Buckingham Palace, England and University of Cambridge, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buckingham Palace to University of Cambridge via London Victoria Rail Station, Stansted Airport London, Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt), and Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) in around 3 h 24 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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 London Victoria Rail Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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