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There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames by train, subway, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Staines

$34 - $50

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Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Heathrow Airport London T5 National Express / ...

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Train, subway  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Finsbury Park
  2. Take the subway from Finsbury Park station to Hatton Cross station Piccadilly

$29 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames 72.5 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames is to bus which costs £9 - £14 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Staines, Ripley Way via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Staines-upon-Thames is 60 miles. The road distance is 72.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames without a car is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames, including transfers.

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Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge Parkside station.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 - £14 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames.
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  • Distance: 59.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Staines-upon-Thames, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras station, Vauxhall station, and Vauxhall in around 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cambridge to Staines-upon-Thames hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Cambridge to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Finsbury Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
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 Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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