There are 6 ways to get from Cambridge to Chelsea by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Train Great Northern  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross

$25 - $36

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cambridge to London 60.4 miles

$5 - $15

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Blackfriars

$29 - $39

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 010 / ...

$9 - $13

Train, line 11 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the line 11 bus from Bishopsgate, All Hallows Church to Chelsea Old Town Hall 11

$28 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Chelsea 61.6 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Chelsea is to rideshare which costs £4 - £11 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Chelsea is to train which costs £19 - £28 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) and arriving at Victoria Coach Station Arrivals station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Chelsea is 51 miles. The road distance is 61.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Chelsea without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £19 - £28.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Cambridge to Chelsea, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Chelsea bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Chelsea is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £19 - £28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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Cambridge to Chelsea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Victoria Coach Station Arrivals.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Chelsea is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Cambridge to Chelsea.

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  • Distance: 51 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

Great Northern operates a train from Cambridge to Chelsea hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 48 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cambridge to Chelsea 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cambridge to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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