There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Saffron Walden by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Audley End
  2. Take the bus from Audley End, Railway Station to Saffron Walden, High Street 301 / ...

$10 - $44

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Bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Railway Station to Saffron Walden, High Street 7|Citi / ...

$8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Saffron Walden 15.9 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Saffron Walden 15.9 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cambridge to Saffron Walden 15.9 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cambridge, Railway Station station and arriving at Saffron Walden, High Street. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Saffron Walden is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Saffron Walden without a car is to train and bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 40 min to get from Cambridge to Saffron Walden, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Saffron Walden bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, arrive at Cambridge, Railway Station.

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Cambridge to Saffron Walden bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, arrive at Saffron Walden, High Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Saffron Walden is 16 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Cambridge to Saffron Walden.

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There are 400+ hotels available in Saffron Walden. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Saffron Walden.
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  • Distance: 13.4 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Saffron Walden, England?

Stagecoach in Cambridge operates a bus from Cambridge to Saffron Walden hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. C G Myall & Son also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Audley End, Railway Station to Saffron Walden, High Street
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Viceroy Coaches of Essex
Phone
01799 508 010
Email
viceroycoaches@btconnect.com
Website
viceroycoaches.co.uk
Bus from Audley End, Railway Station to Saffron Walden, High Street
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
viceroycoaches.co.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Railway Station to Saffron Walden, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
C G Myall & Son
Bus from Cambridge, Botanic Gardens to Saffron Walden, High Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cambridge to Saffron Walden
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$35 - $50
Taxi from Cambridge to Saffron Walden
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
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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