There are 3 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cambridge by subway, train, bus or car

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Tube, train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$28 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$11 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cambridge 69.2 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cambridge is to bus which costs £9 - £12 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cambridge is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Cambridge is 57 miles. The road distance is 69.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 and arriving at Cambridge Parkside. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 57 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Cambridge, England?

National Express operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.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
$22 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
National Express

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Trips from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station