There are 7 ways to get from Cambridge to Kettering by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  2 h 21 min

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

$39 - $82

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cambridge to Kettering 45.5 miles

$6 - $12

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A) X4

$53 - $71

Bus, line 50 bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) X5
  2. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby 50 / ...
  3. Take the line 50 bus from Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby to Kettering, Police Station 50 / ...

$26

Bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park)
  2. Take the bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 8)
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A) X4

$39

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Kettering 44.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  50 min

  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 1 h 8 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Kettering station. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) and arriving at Kettering, Police Station via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D), Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) and Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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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 2 h 21 min.

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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 2 h 21 min and costs £29 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min 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 (Magdalene Street) station.

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

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Kettering is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £29 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus and line 50 bus, which costs £20 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Kettering.
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  • Distance: 38.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Kettering via London Kings Cross and London St Pancras International in around 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Kettering via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D), Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station), Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E), and Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby in around 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
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
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
56 min
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 Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby to Kettering, Police Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Grant Palmer
Website
grantpalmer.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
grantpalmer.com
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 8)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cambridge to Kettering
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Cambridge to Kettering
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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