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There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to Sawtry by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough City Centre, Queensgate Bus Park to Sawtry, Chapel End 904

£35 - £120

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, The Busway New Square to St Ives, Bus Station B / ...
  2. Take the bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Huntingdon, Bus Station B / ...
  3. Take the bus from Huntingdon, Bus Station to Sawtry, High Street 904

£10 - £15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Sawtry 29.5 miles

£60 - £75

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Sawtry 29.5 miles

£4 - £7

Cambridge to Sawtry by train and bus

The journey time between Cambridge and Sawtry is around 1h 50m and covers a distance of around 61 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 36m. Operated by CrossCountry, Stagecoach in the Fens and Stagecoach in Peterborough, the Cambridge to Sawtry service departs from Cambridge and arrives in Sawtry, Chapel End. Typically 90 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 50m
Fastest journey time:
1h 36m
Services per week:
90
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:15
Last service departs at:
19:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cambridge to Sawtry train and bus schedules

Cambridge → Sawtry
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sawtry is 111.

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The most affordable way to get from Cambridge to Sawtry is to drive, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Sawtry is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Sawtry. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, The Busway New Square and arriving at Sawtry, High Street via St Ives, Bus Station and Huntingdon, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Sawtry is 24 miles. The road distance is 29.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Sawtry without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 15m and costs £35 - £120.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Cambridge to Sawtry, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Sawtry bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, depart from Cambridge, The Busway New Square station.

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Cambridge to Sawtry bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, arrive at Sawtry, High Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Sawtry is 29 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Cambridge to Sawtry.

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There are 84+ hotels available in Sawtry. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Sawtry.
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  • Distance: 23.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 15m

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

You can take a bus from Cambridge to Sawtry via St Ives, Bus Station and Huntingdon, Bus Station in around 2h 55m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in the Fens
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough City Centre, Queensgate Bus Park to Sawtry, Chapel End
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Bus from Cambridge, The Busway New Square to St Ives, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Huntingdon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Bus from Huntingdon, Bus Station to Sawtry, High Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough City Centre, Queensgate Bus Park to Sawtry, Chapel End
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Bus from St Ives, Bus Station to Huntingdon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Bus from Huntingdon, Bus Station to Sawtry, High Street
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Sawtry
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
£60 - £75
Panther Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 715 715
Website
panthertaxis.co.uk
Cambrdige City Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 832 832
Website
cambridgecitytaxis.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704 704
Website
camcab.co.uk
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525 555
Website
a1cabco.com

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