There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Newmarket by train, bus, taxi, car 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  •  19 min

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  30 min

  1. National Express / ...

$5 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. 14.3 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  21 min

  1. 14.3 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  21 min

  1. 14.3 miles

$30 - $45

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

Greater Anglia operates a train from Cambridge to Newmarket hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 19 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cambridge to Newmarket every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Suffolk Norse
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Cambridge, Downing College to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cambridge und East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cambridge to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$30 - $45
Taxi from Cambridge to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cambridge and Newmarket is 20 km. The road distance is 23 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Newmarket is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Newmarket is to train which takes 19 min and costs £5 - £8.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cambridge and arriving at Newmarket. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) and arriving at Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

The train from Cambridge to Newmarket takes 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.