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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus National Express  •  2 h

  1. 777 / ...

$10 - $15

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 12 min

$84 - $129

Line 48 bus, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. 48 / ...

$65 - $100

Bus via Northampton, Drapery (Drapery Arrivals)  •  5 h 54 min

  1. 86 / ...
  2. 96
  3. 41
  4. X5
  5. X5

$42

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 81.5 miles

$17 - $26

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

National Express operates a bus from Coventry to Cambridge twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Coventry to Cambridge via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
National Express
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, Corporation St to Nuneaton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Coventry, The Whitefriars to Rugby, Clifton Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rugby, Clifton Road to Northampton, Drapery (Drapery Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
igo
Phone
0845 226 8095
Email
sales@igobus.co.uk
Website
igobus.co.uk
Bus from Coventry, Gosford Street to Rugby, Clifton Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
igobus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from North Gate Bus Station to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay C)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Coventry and Cambridge is 113 km. The road distance is 130 km.

The cheapest way to get from Coventry to Cambridge is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h.

The quickest way to get from Coventry to Cambridge is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £13 - £19.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pool Meadow Bus Station and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

The bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) takes 2 h including transfers and departs twice daily.