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

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  •  3 h 19 min

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

$68 - $102

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Huddersfield National Express

$32 - $37

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Ely Railway Station 12
  2. Take the train from Ely to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Huddersfield

$77 - $114

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Huddersfield 147.9 miles

$30 - $50

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 2 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 Airport to Huddersfield

$109 - $312

Fly Cambridge to Manchester, train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield

$64 - $255

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 2 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 Huddersfield

$95 - $236

Train to Norwich, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 16 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 Airport to Huddersfield

$125 - $262

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield

$124 - $393

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Huddersfield is to bus which costs £24 - £28 and takes 7 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Huddersfield is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Huddersfield. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) and arriving at Huddersfield via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) and Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Huddersfield. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Huddersfield via Peterborough and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Huddersfield is 128 miles. The road distance is 147.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Huddersfield without a car is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £50 - £80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Cambridge to Huddersfield, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Huddersfield bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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Cambridge to Huddersfield train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cambridge station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Huddersfield is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £50 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £28 and takes 7 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Huddersfield.
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  • Distance: 128.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Huddersfield via Peterborough and Leeds in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cambridge to Huddersfield twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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 London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $22
Train from Leeds to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Ely Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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