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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Wellingborough

$36 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) X5
  2. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) to Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station) X5

$20 - $31

3 alternative options

Bus via Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) X5
  2. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) to Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station) X5
  3. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby 50 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby to Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange X47 / ...

$23 - $26

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Wellingborough 46 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Wellingborough 46 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Wellingborough is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Wellingborough is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 51 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Wellingborough is 35 miles. The road distance is 46 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Cambridge to Wellingborough, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Wellingborough. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) and arriving at Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D), Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) and Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Wellingborough. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Wellingborough via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Wellingborough is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs £28 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £24 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Wellingborough.
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  • Distance: 35.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Wellingborough via London Kings Cross and London St Pancras International in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Wellingborough via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D), Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station), Bedford, Bus Station (Bay H), Bedford Railway Station, and Bedford in around 2 h 12 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
$22 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Wellingborough
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Castle Street (Magdalene Street) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) to Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby to Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Wellingborough
Ave. Duration
51 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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