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

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Train  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central

$51 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Hemel Hempstead National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station) 500 / ...

$18 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) X5
  2. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  3. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) X5

$24

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Buckingham 57.9 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Buckingham. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) and arriving at Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Buckingham is 49 miles. The road distance is 57.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Buckingham without a car is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to get from Cambridge to Buckingham, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Buckingham bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Buckingham is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 49 min.

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Cambridge to Buckingham bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Buckingham is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Cambridge to Buckingham.

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There are 270+ hotels available in Buckingham. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Buckingham.
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  • Distance: 48.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Buckingham via London St Pancras International LL, London Euston, Milton Keynes Central, and Central Railway Station in around 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Buckingham via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway in around 2 h 49 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Hemel Hempstead
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Aylesbury Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com

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