There are 9 ways to get from Cambridge to Clapham Common by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Settle

$115 - $162

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Bus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Preston, Lancashire National Express

$39 - $46

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe

$133 - $203

Train East Midlands Trains  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Manchester Oxford Road
  3. Take the train from Salford Central to Clitheroe

$120 - $174

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Clapham Common 198.8 miles

$40 - $65

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Settle

$142 - $296

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train, line 833 bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe
  4. Take the line 833 bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange to Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott

$116 - $323

Fly Cambridge to Manchester, train, line 833 bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe
  3. Take the line 833 bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange to Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott

$71 - $266

Train to Norwich, fly to Manchester, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe

$132 - $273

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Clapham Common is to bus which costs £29 - £35 and takes 9 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Clapham Common is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Clapham Common. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) and arriving at Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38) and Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 7 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Clapham Common is 167 miles. The road distance is 198.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Clapham Common without a car is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs £85 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Cambridge to Clapham Common, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Clapham Common 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 Clapham Common is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs £85 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £35 and takes 9 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Cambridge to Clapham Common bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Preston, Lancashire station.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Clapham Common.
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  • Distance: 166.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Clapham Common, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Clapham Common via Peterborough, Leeds, and Settle in around 5 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Clapham Common via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Preston, Lancashire, Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 38), Clitheroe Town Centre, Station Road (Stand O), and Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange in around 9 h 7 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $35
Train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Settle
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Victoria to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Salford Central to Clitheroe
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
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
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Kirkby Lonsdale Coaches
Phone
01524 733 831
Email
office@kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
Website
kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk
Bus from Clitheroe Town Centre, Interchange to Gisburn Forest, Bowland Knott
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
kirkbylonsdalecoachhire.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Clapham Common is 199 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to drive from Cambridge to Clapham Common.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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There are 475+ hotels available in Clapham Common. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Cambridge Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs £2.

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