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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin

$13 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h

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

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Hitchin 29.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Hitchin 29.9 miles

$6 - $10

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

Thameslink operates a train from Cambridge to Hitchin hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 35 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cambridge to Hitchin every 3 hours. 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
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cambridge and Hitchin is 39 km. The road distance is 48 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Hitchin is to train which takes 35 min and costs £10 - £40.

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

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

The train from Cambridge to Hitchin takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.