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There are 8 ways to get from Cambridge to Ripon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 27 min

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

$56 - $114

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Train via York  •  4 h 37 min

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

$52 - $156

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Train, line 189 bus, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Wakefield Kirkgate
  2. Take the line 189 bus from Wakefield City Centre, Kirkgate to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn 189
  3. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Ripon, Borrage Bridge 36

Bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Castle Street to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
  3. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Ripon, Borrage Bridge 36

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Ripon 168.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 to Ripon, Borrage Bridge

$111 - $264

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

$149 - $386

Fly Cambridge to Manchester, train, bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Harrogate
  4. Take the bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 to Ripon, Borrage Bridge

$79 - $283

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Ripon is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Ripon is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Ripon. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Castle Street and arriving at Ripon, Borrage Bridge via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 23 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Ripon is 151 miles. The road distance is 168.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Ripon without a car is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs £40 - £90.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Cambridge to Ripon, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Ripon bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Cambridge, Castle Street station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Ripon is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs £40 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Cambridge to Ripon bus services, operated by Transdev Harrogate, arrive at Ripon, Borrage Bridge station.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Ripon.
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  • Distance: 151 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Ripon via Peterborough, Leeds, Harrogate, and Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 in around 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Ripon via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn in around 7 h 23 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Train operators
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Cambridge to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Peterborough to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $90
Train from Cambridge to Wakefield Kirkgate
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$29 - $40
Anytime Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Peterborough to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Leeds to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$20 - $29
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Arriva Yorkshire
Phone
+44 344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wakefield City Centre, Kirkgate to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Transdev Harrogate
Phone
01423 56 60 61
Email
hello@harrogatebus.co.uk
Website
harrogatebus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn to Ripon, Borrage Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
harrogatebus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 to Ripon, Borrage Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
harrogatebus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Castle Street to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Yorkshire Coastliner
Phone
01653 692 556
Email
hello@coastliner.co.uk
Website
yorkbus.co.uk
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 1 to Ripon, Barefoot Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Ripon is 168 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to drive from Cambridge to Ripon.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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There are 451+ hotels available in Ripon. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Cambridge Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs .

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