There are 6 ways to get from Kettering to Cambridge by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) X5
  2. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) X5

$24 - $33

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Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Kettering to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$40 - $83

Line 50 bus, bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Rushden, Barwick House 50
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Rushden, George Street to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) 50
  3. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Castle Street X5

$26

Bus, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Kettering, Police Station to Corby, George Street (Stop D) X1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) X4
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Cambridge

$50 - $75

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kettering to Cambridge 45.6 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Kettering to Cambridge 45.6 miles

$9 - $15

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No, there is no direct bus from Kettering to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Kettering, Bus Interchange and arriving at Cambridge, Castle Street via Rushden, George Street, Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) and St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kettering to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Kettering and arriving at Cambridge via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Kettering and Cambridge is 38 miles. The road distance is 45.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Kettering to Cambridge without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Kettering to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Kettering to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Kettering, Bus Interchange station.

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Kettering to Cambridge train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Kettering station.

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The best way to get from Kettering to Cambridge is to bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Kettering to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Cambridge, Castle Street station.

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Kettering to Cambridge train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Map of how to get from Kettering to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 38.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

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

You can take a bus from Kettering to Cambridge via Bedford, Bedford Railway Station, Bedford, Bus Station (Bay H), Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road), and St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) in around 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kettering to Cambridge via London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Kettering to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Rushden, Barwick House
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rushden, George Street to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kettering, Police Station to Corby, George Street (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kettering to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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Yes, the driving distance between Kettering to Cambridge is 46 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Kettering to Cambridge.

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