There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Alconbury by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin
  2. Take the train from Hitchin to Huntingdon

$31 - $42

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Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station) B|the busway / ...

$17

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Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Alconbury 22.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Alconbury 22.3 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cambridge to Alconbury 22.3 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Alconbury is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Alconbury is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge station to Alconbury. However, there are services departing from Drummer St Bus Station and arriving at Alconbury, Coulson Way (Mill Road) via Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Alconbury is 20 miles. The road distance is 22.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Alconbury without a car is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £23 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Cambridge to Alconbury, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Alconbury bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, arrive at Drummer St Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Alconbury is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £23 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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Cambridge to Alconbury bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, arrive at Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Alconbury is 22 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Cambridge to Alconbury.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Alconbury.
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  • Distance: 19.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Alconbury, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Alconbury via Hitchin, Huntingdon, and Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park) in around 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in the Fens operates a bus from Cambridge to Alconbury every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $14 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Whippet Coaches also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hitchin to Huntingdon
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hitchin to Huntingdon
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Whippet Coaches
Website
go-whippet.co.uk
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
go-whippet.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cambridge to Alconbury
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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uber.com
UberX
$45 - $65
Taxi from Cambridge to Alconbury
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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