There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Hull by train, 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 via Doncaster  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Hull

$70 - $125

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Hull National Express

$20 - $27

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 42 min

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

$62 - $120

Bus, train  •  5 h 54 min

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

$45 - $100

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Hull 141.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Hull is to bus which costs £15 - £22 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Hull is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Hull is 109 miles. The road distance is 141.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Cambridge to Hull, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Hull. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Hull via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Hull. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Hull via Peterborough and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Hull via Peterborough and Doncaster in around 3 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Hull via Peterborough in around 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Doncaster to Hull
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Peterborough to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Grantham to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $60
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
Train from Doncaster to Hull
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Super Off-Peak Single
$21 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $27
Anytime Single
$29 - $35
Train from Peterborough to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Super Off-Peak Single
$65 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $100
Train from Grantham to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Super Off-Peak Single
$50 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $80
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Hull
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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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