There are 5 ways to get from Hull 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.

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Cambridge

$61 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hull to Peterborough National Express
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$20 - $27

3 alternative options

Train via Doncaster  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Doncaster
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Cambridge

$68 - $108

Train, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Hull to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Ely
  3. Take the bus from Ely Railway Station to Drummer St Bus Station 12

$60 - $100

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Hull to Cambridge 143.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Hull to Cambridge is to bus which costs £15 - £22 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hull to Cambridge is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The distance between Hull and Cambridge is 109 miles. The road distance is 143.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Hull to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hull to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Hull and arriving at Cambridge Parkside via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hull to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Hull and arriving at Cambridge via Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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

You can take a train from Hull to Cambridge via Peterborough in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hull to Cambridge via Peterborough in around 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Hull to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Hull to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Doncaster to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Hull to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $60
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Hull to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Super Off-Peak Single
$21 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $27
Anytime Single
$29 - $35
Train from Hull to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Super Off-Peak Single
$50 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $80
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Ely
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hull to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ely Railway Station to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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