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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 33 min

$76 - $127

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. 787
  2. X8

$34 - $56

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. M37
  2. X18 / ...
  3. 1 / ...

$41 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 93.7 miles

$20 - $29

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 33 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 14 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 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $90
Train from Oxford to Moreton-in-Marsh
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
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
$20 - $29
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 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
johnsonscoaches.co.uk
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, Railway Station (Stop R5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cambridge and Cotswolds is 126 km. The road distance is 150 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £15 - £22.

No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Cotswolds. 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 14 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Cambridge to Cotswolds, including transfers.