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There are 4 ways to get from Chatham to Cambridge by train, bus or car

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Train Great Northern  •  1h 44m

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

$39 - $61

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Train Thameslink  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the train from Chatham to City Thameslink
  2. Take the train from City Thameslink to Cambridge

$42 - $60

Train, line 76 bus  •  3h 57m

  1. Take the train from Chatham to City Thameslink
  2. Take the line 76 bus from City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey to Tottenham Hale Bus Station 76
  3. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Cambridge

$41 - $63

Drive  •  1h 22m

  1. Drive from Chatham to Cambridge 75.7 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Chatham to Cambridge is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Chatham to Cambridge is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chatham to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Chatham and arriving at Cambridge via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 44m.

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The distance between Chatham and Cambridge is 60 miles. The road distance is 75.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chatham to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 1h 44m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Chatham to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Chatham to Cambridge train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Chatham station.

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Chatham to Cambridge train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chatham to Cambridge is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1h 22m to drive from Chatham to Cambridge.

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  • Distance: 59.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 44m

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

You can take a train from Chatham to Cambridge via St Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 1h 44m.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Chatham to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Chatham to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Chatham to City Thameslink
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from City Thameslink to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from City of London, Ludgate Hill Old Bailey to Tottenham Hale Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transport for London

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