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

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Tube, train  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the Tube from Loughton Underground Station to Liverpool Street Underground Station Central
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$28 - $41

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Bus, line 510 bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 87 / ...
  2. Take the line 510 bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 510 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 727

$18 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) 418B / ...
  2. Take the train from Harlow Town to Cambridge

$21 - $30

Line 313 bus, train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 313 bus from Chingford Station to Potters Bar Railway Station 313
  2. Take the train from Potters Bar to Cambridge

$24 - $33

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Loughton to Cambridge 44 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Loughton to Cambridge 44 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Loughton to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Loughton, Forest Road and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Loughton and Cambridge is 39 miles. The road distance is 44 miles.

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The best way to get from Loughton to Cambridge without a car is to Tube and train which takes 2 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Loughton to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Loughton to Cambridge bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Loughton, Forest Road station.

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Loughton to Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Loughton to Cambridge is 44 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Loughton to Cambridge.

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Map of how to get from Loughton to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 38.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between Loughton, Essex, England and Cambridge, England?

You can take a bus from Loughton to Cambridge via Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn), Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Harlow Town to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Potters Bar to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
TrustyBus
Phone
01992 890225
Email
trustybus@galleontravel.co.uk
Website
trustybus.co.uk
Bus from Loughton, Forest Road to Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
trustybus.co.uk
Arriva London North
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Chingford Station to Potters Bar Railway Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
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 Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Loughton to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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