There are 4 ways to get from Leigh-on-Sea 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  •  2 h 14 min

$37 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. X30
  2. 727 / ...

$18 - $29

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. 1 / ...
  2. X30

$22 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. 62.8 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Leigh-on-Sea, England and Cambridge, England?

You can take a train from Leigh-on-Sea to Cambridge via West Ham, West Ham Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leigh-on-Sea to Cambridge via Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Leigh-on-Sea to West Ham
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive to Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+44 1903 212121
Email
enquiries@arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Website
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
Bus from Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive to Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrowtaxigroup.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leigh-on-Sea and Cambridge is 81 km. The road distance is 101 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leigh-on-Sea to Cambridge is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Leigh-on-Sea to Cambridge is to drive which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £10 - £15.

No, there is no direct bus from Leigh-on-Sea to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Leigh-on-Sea, Thames Drive and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) via Rayleigh, Railway Station (Rayleigh Stn) and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Leigh-on-Sea to Cambridge, including transfers.