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There are 5 ways to get from Great Shelford to Cambridge by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  7 min

  1. Take the train from Shelford (Cambs) to Cambridge

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the bus from Great Shelford, Woollards Lane to Cambridge, station 7 - Citi / ...

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Great Shelford to Cambridge 4.7 miles

$16 - $19

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Great Shelford to Cambridge 4.7 miles

$13 - $19

Walk  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Walk from Great Shelford to Cambridge 4.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Great Shelford to Cambridge is to train which costs £2 - £3 and takes 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Great Shelford to Cambridge is to train which costs £2 - £3 and takes 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Great Shelford, Woollards Lane and arriving at Cambridge, station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Shelford (Cambs) and arriving at Cambridge. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 min.

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The distance between Great Shelford and Cambridge is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Great Shelford to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 7 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The train from Shelford (Cambs) to Cambridge takes 7 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Great Shelford to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, depart from Great Shelford, Woollards Lane station.

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Great Shelford to Cambridge train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Shelford (Cambs) station.

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The best way to get from Great Shelford to Cambridge is to train which takes 7 min and costs £2 - £3. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Great Shelford to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 3.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 min

What companies run services between Great Shelford, England and Cambridge, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Great Shelford to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 7 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Cambridge operates a bus from Great Shelford to Cambridge every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 26 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Great Shelford, Woollards Lane to Cambridge, station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
A2b Travel
Phone
0151 609 0600
Website
a2b-travel.com
Bus from Great Shelford, The Limes to Cambridge, St Paul's Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
a2b-travel.com
C G Myall & Son
Phone
01763 243225
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Great Shelford, Woollards Lane to Cambridge, station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
traveline.info
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Great Shelford to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$13 - $19
Taxi from Great Shelford to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$16 - $19
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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Great Shelford to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, arrive at Cambridge, station.

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Great Shelford to Cambridge train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Cambridge station.

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