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 - $24

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Train  •  3 h 58 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 31 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

$32 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Skegness 94.1 miles

$20 - $30

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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 3 h 58 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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The best way to get from Cambridge to Skegness without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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

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

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Cambridge to Skegness train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cambridge station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Skegness is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 58 min.

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Cambridge to Skegness bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Skegness station.

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Cambridge to Skegness train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Skegness station.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 66.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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 3 h 58 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
Every 3 hours
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

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 Peterborough
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 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 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.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 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 8)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Skegness is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Cambridge to Skegness.

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