There are 9 ways to get from Cambridge to Isle of Man by train, plane, car ferry, bus 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 to London City, fly  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Tottenham Hale
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Isle Of Man (IOM) LCY - IOM

$126 - $482

Cheapest option

Bus, carferry  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express
  2. Take the carferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$50 - $103

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Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Isle Of Man (IOM) LGW - IOM

$77 - $273

Train to London Luton, fly  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Isle Of Man (IOM) LTN - IOM

$119 - $436

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Isle Of Man (IOM) BHX - IOM

$120 - $338

Train Virgin West Coast Trains, carferry  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the carferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$155 - $283

Train, carferry via Birmingham New Street  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the carferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$120 - $218

Bus, train, carferry  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Ely Railway Station 12
  2. Take the train from Ely to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the carferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$118 - $209

Drive, carferry  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Liverpool
  2. Take the carferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man

$58 - $125

Questions & Answers

The distance between Cambridge and Isle of Man is 239 miles.

The best way to get from Cambridge to Isle of Man without a car is to train and carferry which takes 8 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Cambridge to Isle of Man, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Isle Of Man Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from London City Airport to Isle Of Man Airport.

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There are 114+ hotels available in Isle of Man. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Isle of Man.
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  • Distance: 238.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Isle of Man?

There is no direct connection from Cambridge to Castletown. However, you can take the train to Tottenham Hale, take the train to Stratford (London), take the walk to Stratford DLR Station, take the train to London City Airport DLR Station, take the walk to London City airport, fly to Isle Of Man, take the walk to Airport, then take the line 1 bus to Castletown. Alternatively, you can take the train to Gatwick Airport, take the walk to London Gatwick airport, fly to Isle Of Man, take the walk to Airport, then take the line 1 bus to Castletown.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from London City to Isle Of Man via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from London Luton to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Isle Of Man via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Anytime Single
$130 - $190
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 Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
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
Ferry operators
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com

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