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

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin

$13 - $19

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Hitchin National Express / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Hitchin 29.9 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Hitchin 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Hitchin is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Hitchin is to train which costs £10 - £14 and takes 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Hitchin. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cambridge and arriving at Hitchin. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Hitchin is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Hitchin without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs £10 - £14.

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The train from Cambridge to Hitchin takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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

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Cambridge to Hitchin train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Cambridge station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Hitchin is to train which takes 35 min and costs £10 - £14. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Hitchin.
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  • Distance: 24.5 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Cambridge to Hitchin every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 35 min. Great Northern also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cambridge to Hitchin hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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 to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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