There are 5 ways to get from Cambridge to Yorkshire by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to York

$63 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park)
  2. Take the bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 8)
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to York

$49 - $62

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Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Yorkshire 156 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly to Leeds Bradford, line 1 bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to York
  4. Take the line 1 bus from York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) to Chapelfields Shops

$101 - $278

Train, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 17 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 train from Manchester Airport to York

$125 - $338

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Yorkshire is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Yorkshire is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Yorkshire is 133 miles. The road distance is 156 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Yorkshire without a car is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Cambridge to Yorkshire, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Yorkshire is 156 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Cambridge to Yorkshire.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Leeds Bradford Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to Yorkshire.
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  • Distance: 133.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Cambridge to Yorkshire via Peterborough, York, and York, Rail Station (Rail Station Interchange) in around 3 h 7 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $35
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to York
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Train from Manchester Airport to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Huntingdon, Railway Station (Railway Station Car Park) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 8)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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