There are 10 ways to get from Lorient to Cambridge by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lorient to Gare de Paris-Montparnasse 1-2
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

£181 - £453

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Bus  •  21h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Lorient to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cambridge Parkside 010

£32 - £50

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Train, bus  •  17h 7m

  1. Take the train from Lorient to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Roissy Charles de Gaulle to London 450
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cambridge Parkside 010

£111 - £146

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 47m

  1. Drive from Lorient to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Cambridge

£217 - £257

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 14m

  1. Drive from Lorient to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Cambridge

£107 - £155

Drive to Nantes, fly to London Stansted  •  4h 2m

  1. Drive from Lorient to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Stansted (STN) NTE - STN

£51 - £240

Drive to Nantes, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  5h 30m

  1. Drive from Lorient to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Gatwick (LGW) NTE - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Cambridge

£81 - £205

Fly Lorient to London Luton, train  •  6h 57m

  1. Fly from Lorient (LRT) to London Luton (LTN) LRT - LTN
  2. Take the train from Hitchin to Cambridge

£117 - £479

Drive to Nantes, fly to London Luton, train  •  5h 35m

  1. Drive from Lorient to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Luton (LTN) NTE - LTN
  3. Take the train from Hitchin to Cambridge

£75 - £247

Train to Rennes, fly to Southend, train  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Lorient to Rennes
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Southend (SEN) RNS - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  4. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

£95 - £234

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lorient to Cambridge is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 21h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Lorient to Cambridge is to drive and fly which costs 60€ - 290€ and takes 4h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lorient to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Lorient and arriving at Cambridge Parkside via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lorient to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Gare de Lorient and arriving at Cambridge via Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Nord and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 47m.

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The distance between Lorient and Cambridge is 346 miles.

The best way to get from Lorient to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs 210€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Lorient to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Lorient to Cambridge bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lorient station.

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Lorient to Cambridge train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Gare de Lorient station.

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The best way to get from Lorient to Cambridge is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs 210€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 21h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Lorient to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 346.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 47m

What companies run services between Lorient, France and Cambridge, England?

You can take a train from Lorient to Cambridge via Gare de Paris-Montparnasse 1-2, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord, London St Pancras Eurostar, and London Kings Cross in around 7h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lorient to Cambridge via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, London - Victoria Coach Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 21h 20m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £220
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£95 - £550
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£90 - £440
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £700
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£95 - £480
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £490
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£95 - £480
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£210 - £950
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Marseille
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £600
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£100 - £500
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Lyon, Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£100 - £550
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £550
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£150 - £750
Flights from Lorient to London Luton via Paris CDG, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£100 - £550
Flights from Nantes to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £200
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Rennes to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nantes to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£24 - £180
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Lorient to Gare de Paris-Montparnasse 1-2
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£65 - £120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£65 - £75
1st Class
£100 - £120
Train from Lorient to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£23 - £40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
£23 - £27
1st Class
£36 - £39
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£95 - £300
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£260 - £300
Standard
£95 - £120
Standard Premier
£130 - £180
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £27
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£25 - £30
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£25 - £30
Train from Gatwick Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£35 - £50
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £15
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£20 - £35
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £35
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£9 - £16
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Single
£4 - £6
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £16
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lorient to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£70 - £95
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£70 - £85
1st Class
£80 - £95
Train from Lorient to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
£35 - £40
1st Class
£30 - £40
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £25
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
London Overground
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
London Overground
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £7
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National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lorient to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£21 - £26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lorient to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Nantes Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Lorient to Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge Parkside station.

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Cambridge is 1h behind Lorient. It is currently 10:08 AM in Lorient and 9:08 AM in Cambridge.

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

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Ryanair offers flights from Nantes Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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There are 556+ hotels available in Cambridge. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Lorient to Lorient Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs 16€ - 20€.

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