There are 6 ways to get from Hertford to Cambridge by train, bus, taxi 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.

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Hertford North to Stevenage
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Cambridge

$21 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 510 bus, bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 510 bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 510 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$18 - $26

4 alternative options

Train Greater Anglia  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Broxbourne to Cambridge

$20 - $30

Line 390 bus, train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 390 bus from Hertford, Theatre to Stevenage, Bus Station 378 / ...
  2. Take the train from Stevenage to Cambridge

$19 - $28

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hertford to Cambridge 34.1 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Hertford to Cambridge 34.1 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Hertford to Cambridge is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hertford to Cambridge is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Hertford and Cambridge is 29 miles. The road distance is 34.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Hertford to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hertford station to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Hertford, Bus Station and arriving at Cambridge Parkside via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) and London Stansted Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hertford to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Hertford North and arriving at Cambridge via Stevenage. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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

You can take a train from Hertford to Cambridge via Stevenage in around 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hertford to Cambridge via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn), Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and London Stansted Airport in around 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Hertford North to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Stevenage to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hertford, Theatre to Stevenage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Hertford to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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