There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Hull by train, bus or car

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Train via Doncaster  •  3 h 31 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

$71 - $110

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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 - $28

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 42 min

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

$63 - $121

Train Hull Trains  •  3 h 49 min

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

$75 - $105

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Hull 141.8 miles

$30 - $45

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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 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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The best way to get from Cambridge to Hull without a car is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Cambridge to Hull, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Hull bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge Parkside station.

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

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Hull is to train which takes 3 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 30 min.

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Cambridge to Hull bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hull station.

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Cambridge to Hull train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Hull station.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Hull.
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  • Distance: 109 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

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 31 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 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
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Hull
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Super Off-Peak Single
$21 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $28
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 - $90
Anytime Single
$85 - $100
Train from Stevenage to Hull
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Super Off-Peak Single
$90 - $130
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $120
Anytime Single
$110 - $140
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
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 Cambridge Parkside to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Hull is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Cambridge to Hull.

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