There are 10 ways to get from Cambridge to Wrexham by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Chester

$143 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Pool Meadow Bus Station M37
  2. Take the bus from Coventry to Manchester Airport
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station 5

$48 - $61

8 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wrexham General

$101 - $156

Bus, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Ely Railway Station 12
  2. Take the train from Ely to Stockport
  3. Take the train from Stockport to Chester

$63 - $158

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Wrexham 173.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Cambridge, bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station

$64 - $249

Train to London Heathrow, fly, bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station

$136 - $344

Train, train to Southend, fly, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station

$127 - $391

Train to Norwich, fly, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Norwich
  2. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station

$128 - $258

Train, train to Southampton, fly, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station

$111 - $243

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Wrexham, Wales?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Wrexham via London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, and Chester in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Wrexham via Pool Meadow Bus Station, Coventry, Manchester Airport, and Manchester Airport The Station in around 7 h 29 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
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
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Stockport
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Single
$110 - $160
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Norwich
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Jesus College to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Book at
uk.megabus.com
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Ely Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cambridge to Wrexham?

The distance between Cambridge and Wrexham is 230 km. The road distance is 277 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Wrexham?

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Wrexham is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cambridge to Wrexham?

The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Wrexham is to drive which takes 2 h 57 min and costs £26 - £40.

Is there a direct train between Cambridge and Wrexham?

No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Wrexham General via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

Is there a direct bus between Cambridge and Wrexham?

No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Wrexham. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Jesus College and arriving at Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station via Coventry and Manchester Airport The Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Cambridge to Wrexham?

It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Cambridge to Wrexham, including transfers.