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

Train  •  1 h 44 min

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

$36 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 15 min

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

$8 - $13

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 56 min

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

$21 - $31

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge 50.3 miles

$10 - $16

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 44 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge every 3 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $13 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
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Stevenage to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge?

The distance between Hemel Hempstead and Cambridge is 63 km. The road distance is 80 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge?

The quickest way to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge is to drive which takes 57 min and costs £7 - £12.

Is there a direct bus between Hemel Hempstead and Cambridge?

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

How long does it take to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge?

It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Hemel Hempstead to Cambridge, including transfers.