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

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Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Farnborough (Main) to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$40 - $62

Cheapest option

Line 031 bus, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 031 bus from Farnborough, Kingsmead South to Heathrow Central Bus Station 031 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$37 - $44

2 alternative options

Train, line 344 bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Farnborough (Main) to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the line 344 bus from Clapham Junction Station to Liverpool Street Station 344
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$39 - $56

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Farnborough to Cambridge 87.2 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Farnborough to Cambridge is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Farnborough to Cambridge is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Farnborough and Cambridge is 73 miles. The road distance is 87.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Farnborough to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Farnborough to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Farnborough, Kingsmead South and arriving at Cambridge Parkside via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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

You can take a train from Farnborough to Cambridge via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Leicester Square Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Farnborough to Cambridge via Heathrow Central Bus Station and London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 3 h 44 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Farnborough (Main) to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Farnborough (Main) to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Clapham Junction Station to Liverpool Street Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Farnborough, Kingsmead South to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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