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There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Kettering by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Kettering

$56 - $84

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Rideshare  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the rideshare from Cambridge to Kettering 45.5 miles

$6 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Castle Street to Bedford, Bus Station X5
  2. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Kettering, Bus Interchange 50

$18 - $24

Taxi  •  50m

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Kettering 44.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  50m

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Kettering 44.2 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Kettering is to rideshare which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Kettering is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Kettering. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Castle Street and arriving at Kettering, Bus Interchange via Bedford, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Kettering. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Kettering via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 24m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Kettering is 38 miles. The road distance is 44.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Kettering without a car is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2h 24m to get from Cambridge to Kettering, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Kettering bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Cambridge, Castle Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Kettering is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £19 and takes 3h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Kettering.
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  • Distance: 38.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 24m

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Kettering via London St Pancras International in around 2h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Kettering via Bedford, Bus Station in around 3h 23m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Kettering
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Castle Street to Bedford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Kettering, Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cambridge to Kettering
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
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Taxi from Cambridge to Kettering
Ave. Duration
50m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com

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Cambridge to Kettering bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, arrive at Kettering, Bus Interchange station.

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Cambridge to Kettering train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Kettering station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Kettering is 44 miles. It takes approximately 50m to drive from Cambridge to Kettering.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Cambridge and Kettering. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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