There are 7 ways to get from Cambridge to Melbourn by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Meldreth

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  37 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cambridge to Melbourn 10.9 miles

$3

5 alternative options

Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Building entrance) to Melbourn, Vicarage Close 26 / ...

$5

Bus via Cambridge, Bateman Street (Leys School)  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Bateman Street (Leys School) to Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Building entrance) 26 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Building entrance) to Melbourn, Vicarage Close 26 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Melbourn 10.7 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Melbourn 10.7 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cambridge to Melbourn 10.7 miles

$25 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Melbourn is to rideshare which costs £2 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Melbourn is to train which takes 14 min and costs £5 - £9.

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The distance between Cambridge and Melbourn is 15 km. The road distance is 17 km.

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The train from Cambridge to Meldreth takes 14 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Building entrance) and arriving at Melbourn, Vicarage Close. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cambridge and arriving at Meldreth. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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

Thameslink operates a train from Cambridge to Melbourn hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 14 min. Great Northern also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Cambridge operates a bus from Cambridge to Melbourn hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Meldreth
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Building entrance) to Melbourn, Vicarage Close
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Bateman Street (Leys School) to Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Building entrance)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cambridge to Melbourn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Cambridge und East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cambridge to Melbourn
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$25 - $35
Taxi from Cambridge to Melbourn
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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