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

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Recommended option

Train, bus, line 233 bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Oxford
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Railway Station) to Witney, Market Square (Town Hall) S1 / ...
  4. Take the line 233 bus from Witney, Market Square (Town Hall) to Burford Primary School 233

$76 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Luton Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green National Express / ...

$34 - $42

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 36 min

  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 Gloucester Green Bus Station OXF|the airline

$54 - $66

Bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 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
  4. Take the bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Gloucester Green Bus Station X5
  5. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2) to Witney, Bus Garage S2 / ...
  6. Take the bus from Witney, Bus Garage to Burford, War Memorial 233 / ...

$44

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Burford 99 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Burford is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Burford is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Burford. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Burford Primary School via Heathrow Central Bus Station, Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2) and Witney, Market Square (Town Hall). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 36 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Burford is 80 miles. The road distance is 99 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Burford without a car is to train and bus and line 233 bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs £55 - £85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Cambridge to Burford, including transfers.

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

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Cambridge to Burford bus services, operated by Oxford Bus Company, arrive at Gloucester Green Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Burford is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Cambridge to Burford.

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There are 382+ hotels available in Burford. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Burford.
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  • Distance: 79.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Burford, Oxfordshire, England?

You can take a bus from Cambridge to Burford via Heathrow Airport London T2,3, Heathrow Central Bus Station, Gloucester Green Bus Station, Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2), and Witney, Market Square (Town Hall) in around 5 h 36 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Railway Station) to Witney, Market Square (Town Hall)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Witney, Market Square (Town Hall) to Burford Primary School
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2) to Witney, Bus Garage
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Witney, Bus Garage to Burford, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton Airport London to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
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
Hourly
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Villager Community Bus (Oxon)
Phone
01451 832114
Website
villagerbus.com
Bus from Witney, Moorland Road (Petrol Station) to Burford, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
villagerbus.com

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