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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Hemel Hempstead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$34 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Adeyfield, School to Stevenage Railway Station 301
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Cambridge

$20 - $28

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge 50.3 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Hemel Hempstead and Cambridge is 39 miles. The road distance is 50.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hemel Hempstead and arriving at Cambridge Parkside. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The best way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge is to train which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 39.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Hemel Hempstead, England and Cambridge, England?

You can take a train from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
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
Train from Stevenage to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Adeyfield, School to Stevenage Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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