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There are 4 ways to get from Maidenhead to Cambridge by train, subway, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Maidenhead to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$38 - $62

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Line 7 bus, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere to Heathrow Central Bus Station 7
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$29 - $38

2 alternative options

Subway, train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the subway from Ealing Broadway station to Liverpool Street station Central
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$38 - $59

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Maidenhead to Cambridge 74 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Maidenhead to Cambridge is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maidenhead to Cambridge is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Maidenhead and Cambridge is 59 miles. The road distance is 74 miles.

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The best way to get from Maidenhead to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £29 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Maidenhead to Cambridge, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Maidenhead to Cambridge is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £29 - £50. Alternatively, you can line 7 bus and bus, which costs £22 - £29 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maidenhead to Cambridge is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Maidenhead to Cambridge.

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Map of how to get from Maidenhead to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 59.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

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

You can take a train from Maidenhead to Cambridge via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidenhead to Cambridge via Slough, Slough Town Centre, Queensmere, Heathrow Central Bus Station, and Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 4 h 41 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Maidenhead to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
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
London Underground (Tube)
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 Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com

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