There are 7 ways to get from Cambridge to Ripon by train, bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Leeds
  3. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Home Sense Store) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) 36

$73 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) 36

$41 - $46

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 34 min

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

$73 - $109

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 31 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 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)

$94 - $233

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train, bus  •  7 h

  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
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Harrogate
  5. Take the bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)

$126 - $349

Fly Cambridge to Manchester, train, bus  •  5 h 17 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 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)

$81 - $292

Questions & Answers

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 (Magdalene Street) and arriving at Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue) via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D), Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 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 and bus which takes 4 h 31 min and costs £55 - £80.

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It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Cambridge to Ripon, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Ripon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Ripon is to train which takes 4 h 34 min and costs £55 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £35 and takes 7 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Ripon.
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  • Distance: 151 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Ripon via Peterborough, York, Harrogate, and Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) in around 4 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Ripon via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D), Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, and Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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
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 23 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 - $30
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
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 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Harrogate and District T
Bus from Leeds City Centre, New Briggate (Home Sense Store) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Bus from Harrogate, Hgte Bus Stn Stand 8 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Borrage Bridge (Stonefield Avenue)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
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 (Cambridge Street) to Ripon, Barefoot Street (Williamson Drive)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
yorkbus.co.uk

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