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There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to Ampthill by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Castle Street to Bedford, Bus Station X5
  2. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Ampthill, Lavender Court 2 / ...

$15 - $19

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Train  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Flitwick

$44 - $62

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Ampthill 38.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Ampthill 38.3 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Ampthill is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Ampthill is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Ampthill. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Castle Street and arriving at Ampthill, Lavender Court via Bedford, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Ampthill is 29 miles. The road distance is 38.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Ampthill without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £11 - £15.

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It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to get from Cambridge to Ampthill, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Ampthill bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Cambridge, Castle Street station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Ampthill is to bus which takes 1 h 58 min and costs £11 - £15. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £30 - £50 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Cambridge to Ampthill bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Ampthill, Lavender Court station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Ampthill is 38 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Cambridge to Ampthill.

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  • Distance: 28.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Cambridge to Ampthill via Bedford, Bus Station in around 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cambridge to Ampthill via London Kings Cross, London St Pancras International LL, Flitwick, and Flitwick, station in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Flitwick
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Castle Street to Bedford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Ampthill, Lavender Court
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Grant Palmer
Website
grantpalmer.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Ampthill, Lavender Court
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
grantpalmer.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Ampthill
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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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