There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to St Albans by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to St Albans City

$34 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Luton National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to St Albans, St Peter's Street 321|Sapphire

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Train, line 653 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Hatfield (Herts)
  2. Take the line 653 bus from Hatfield Railway Station to St Albans, Lattimore Road 230 / ...

$23 - $33

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to St Albans 44.6 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to St Albans 44.6 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to St Albans is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to St Albans is to taxi which costs £150 - £190 and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and St Albans is 37 miles. The road distance is 44.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Cambridge to St Albans, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at St Albans, St Peter's Street via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to St Albans. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at St Albans City via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Cambridge, England and St Albans, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to St Albans via London Kings Cross and London St Pancras International LL in around 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to St Albans via Luton and Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) in around 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Cambridge to Hatfield (Herts)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to St Albans City
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hatfield (Herts)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hatfield Railway Station to St Albans, Lattimore Road
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to St Albans
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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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