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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh

$70 - $126

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Hemel Hempstead 787
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street (Frideswide Square eastern end) X8
  3. Take the train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh

$33 - $56

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Pool Meadow Bus Station M37
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds X18 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station 1 / ...

$41 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Cotswolds 93.7 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Cotswolds station. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Jesus College and arriving at Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station via Coventry, Transport Museum and Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 16 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Cotswolds is 79 miles. The road distance is 93.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds without a car is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs £50 - £100.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Cotswolds bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Cambridge, Jesus College station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs £50 - £100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £40 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds.
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  • Distance: 78.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Cotswolds via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, London Paddington, and Moreton-in-Marsh in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Cotswolds via Pool Meadow Bus Station, Coventry, Transport Museum, Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds, Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores, and Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station in around 6 h 16 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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Stratford-upon-Avon, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Johnson's Excelbus
Phone
01564 797 070
Email
businfo@johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Website
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Moreton-in-Marsh, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
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 Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) to Oxford City Centre, Park End Street (Frideswide Square eastern end)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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