There are 3 ways to get from Mansfield to Cambridge by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Mansfield to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Cambridge

$48 - $112

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Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Mansfield to Cambridge Parkside National Express

$13 - $18

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Mansfield to Cambridge 98.4 miles

$21 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mansfield and arriving at Cambridge Parkside. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mansfield to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Mansfield and arriving at Cambridge via Nottingham and Ely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Mansfield and Cambridge is 85 miles. The road distance is 98.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Mansfield to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Mansfield to Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Mansfield station.

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Mansfield to Cambridge train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Mansfield station.

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The best way to get from Mansfield to Cambridge is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 5 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Mansfield to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 85.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

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

You can take a train from Mansfield to Cambridge via Nottingham and Ely in around 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Mansfield to Cambridge once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Mansfield to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Train from Nottingham to Ely
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Ely to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
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 Mansfield to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Mansfield to Cambridge is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to drive from Mansfield to Cambridge.

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