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

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Skegness National Express / ...

$16 - $29

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Train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$76 - $115

Bus via Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park)  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park)
  2. Take the bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 8)
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough to Skegness X12

$32 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Skegness 94.1 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Skegness is to bus which costs £11 - £23 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Skegness is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Skegness is 66 miles. The road distance is 94.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Cambridge to Skegness, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Skegness via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Skegness via Peterborough and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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

You can take a bus from Cambridge to Skegness via Peterborough in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cambridge to Skegness via Peterborough and Grantham in around 4 h 3 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 20) to Skegness, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 8)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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