There are 4 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Cambridge by subway, train, bus, car or towncar

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Tube, train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$28 - $42

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$29 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Cambridge 70.1 miles

$15 - $22

Towncar  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to University of Cambridge 70.1 miles

$170 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Cambridge is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Cambridge is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and University of Cambridge is 57 miles. The road distance is 70.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Cambridge, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Cambridge Parkside. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and University of Cambridge, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to University of Cambridge
Estimated price
$170 - $240

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