There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Stamford by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Stamford

$40 - $65

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Rideshare  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cambridge to Stamford 46 miles

$8

3 alternative options

Bus, line 201 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the line 201 bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9) to Stamford, Phillips Court 201

$17 - $20

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Stamford 45 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Stamford 45 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Stamford. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Stamford, Phillips Court via Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cambridge and arriving at Stamford. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Stamford is 40 miles. The road distance is 45 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Stamford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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The train from Cambridge to Stamford takes 1 h 3 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Stamford is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 201 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 57 min.

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Cambridge to Stamford bus services, operated by Delaine Buses, arrive at Stamford, Phillips Court station.

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Cambridge to Stamford train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Stamford station.

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  • Distance: 40.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Cambridge to Stamford hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Stamford via Peterborough and Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9) in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
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
Delaine Buses
Phone
01778 422866
Email
enquiries@delainebuses.com
Website
delainebuses.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 9) to Stamford, Phillips Court
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
delainebuses.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cambridge to Stamford
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Cambridge to Stamford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Stamford is 45 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Cambridge to Stamford.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Cambridge and Stamford. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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