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

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Train via London Euston  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Rugby

$56 - $114

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Bus Megabus UK  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Pool Meadow Bus Station M37
  2. Take the bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Rugby, Church Street 585 / ...

$27 - $35

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Nuneaton

$65 - $109

Bus via Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station)  •  4 h 54 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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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Jesus College and arriving at Rugby, Church Street via Pool Meadow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 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 London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Rugby without a car is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Cambridge to Rugby, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Rugby bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Cambridge, Jesus College station.

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Cambridge to Rugby train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Cambridge station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Rugby is to train which takes 2 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 54 min.

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Cambridge to Rugby bus services, operated by Mike De Courcey Travel, arrive at Rugby, Church Street station.

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Cambridge to Rugby train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Rugby station.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Rugby.
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  • Distance: 59.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Rugby via London St Pancras International LL and London Euston in around 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Rugby via Pool Meadow Bus Station in around 2 h 54 min.

Train operators
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 - $28
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uk.megabus.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Rugby, Stand H (Bradford & Bingley)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
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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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Rugby is 70 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Cambridge to Rugby.

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