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

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Train  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Saxmundham

$34 - $49

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Bus National Express  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Norwich Bus Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to Halesworth, station 88

$13 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus Suffolk Norse  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Downing College to Old Cattle Market Bus Station A14
  2. Take the bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Saxmundham, Waitrose 64

Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Saxmundham 69.3 miles

$14 - $22

Uber  •  1h 21m

  1. Take an Uber from Cambridge to Saxmundham 69.3 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Saxmundham is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Saxmundham is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Saxmundham station. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Saxmundham, station via Norwich City Centre, Bus Station and Halesworth, station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Saxmundham. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Saxmundham via Ipswich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Cambridge and Saxmundham is 59 miles. The road distance is 69.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Saxmundham without a car is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Cambridge to Saxmundham, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Saxmundham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge Parkside station.

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Cambridge to Saxmundham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Cambridge station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Saxmundham is to train which takes 2h 38m and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £15 and takes 4h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Saxmundham.
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  • Distance: 58.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 38m

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Saxmundham via Ipswich in around 2h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Saxmundham via Norwich City Centre, Bus Station and Halesworth, station in around 4h 9m.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Saxmundham
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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 Cambridge Parkside to Norwich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Konectbus
Phone
+44 1362 851210
Website
konectbus.co.uk
Bus from Norwich City Centre, Bus Station to Halesworth, station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
konectbus.co.uk
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Cambridge, Downing College to Old Cattle Market Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Old Cattle Market Bus Station to Saxmundham, Waitrose
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cambridge to Saxmundham
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $190
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UberX
$130 - $190

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Cambridge to Saxmundham bus services, operated by Konectbus, arrive at Halesworth, station.

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Cambridge to Saxmundham train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Saxmundham station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Saxmundham is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Cambridge to Saxmundham.

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