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

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Recommended option

Train Great Northern  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$26 - $39

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Rideshare  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Cambridge 60 miles

$5 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 010 / ...

$9 - $13

Train Greater Anglia  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$28 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Chelsea to Cambridge 62.4 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Chelsea and Cambridge is 51 miles. The road distance is 62.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelsea to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Chelsea to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Chelsea to Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Chelsea to Cambridge is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 5 min.

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Chelsea to Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelsea to Cambridge is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to drive from Chelsea to Cambridge.

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  • Distance: 51 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

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

Great Northern operates a train from Chelsea to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 46 min. Thameslink also services this route hourly. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Chelsea to Cambridge every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 5 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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.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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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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