There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station Piccadilly

$28 - $39

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...

$29 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 70 miles

$15 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a town car from Cambridge to London Heathrow Airport 70 miles

$170 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 56 miles. The road distance is 70 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Cambridge to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Cambridge, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

National Express operates a bus from Cambridge to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 25 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
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cambridge to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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