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There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 39m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Hanborough

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Bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates Oxf

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station to Woodstock, Marlborough Arms S3 / ...

Train, bus via London  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Gloucester Green Bus Station Tube

Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace 82.1 miles

Cambridge to Blenheim Palace by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Cambridge and Blenheim Palace is around 3h 54m and covers a distance of around 135 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 20m. Services are operated by Great Northern, Thameslink, London Buses and others. Typically 151 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 53m
Layover time:
1h
Total time:
3h 54m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 20m
Journey distance:
135 miles
Services per week:
151
Cheapest price:
£48
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:09
Last service departs at:
23:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambridge to Blenheim Palace train, bus and walk schedules

Departing Monday, October 18, 2021

Cambridge → Blenheim Palace
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Blenheim Palace is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Blenheim Palace is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Blenheim Palace is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Woodstock, Blenheim Palace via Heathrow Central Bus Station and Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Hanborough via King's Cross St. Pancras station and London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 39m.

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It is 68 miles from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace. It is approximately 82.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace without a car is to train which takes 3h 39m and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3h 39m to get from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Blenheim Palace bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge Parkside station.

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Cambridge to Blenheim Palace train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Cambridge station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace is to train which takes 3h 39m and costs £45 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £27 and takes 5h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace.
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  • Distance: 67.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 39m

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Blenheim Palace, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Paddington, London Paddington, and Hanborough in around 3h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Heathrow Central Bus Station, Oxford City Centre, St Aldates, Oxford City Centre, Magdalen Street, and Woodstock, Blenheim Palace in around 5h 12m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Hanborough
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£26 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £60
Train from London Paddington to Oxford
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£24 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £55
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station to Woodstock, Marlborough Arms
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Bus from Victoria Station Oxford Tube to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £18
Website
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
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 Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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Cambridge to Blenheim Palace bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Oxford City Centre, St Aldates station.

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Cambridge to Blenheim Palace train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Hanborough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Blenheim Palace is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Cambridge to Blenheim Palace.

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