There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Rugby by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Rugby

$55 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus, line 96 bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Pool Meadow Bus Station M37
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Rugby, Bennett Street 96

$26 - $34

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Nuneaton

$66 - $110

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay C) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) 41
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (McDonalds) to Rugby, North Street 96

$34

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Rugby 70 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Rugby is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Rugby is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Rugby is 60 miles. The road distance is 70 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Cambridge to Rugby, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Jesus College and arriving at Rugby, Bennett Street via Coventry, Transport Museum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Rugby via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Rugby via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Rugby via Pool Meadow Bus Station and Coventry, Transport Museum in around 2 h 55 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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Transport Museum to Rugby, Bennett Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (McDonalds) to Rugby, North Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay C) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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