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

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Train  •  2h 5m

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

$53 - $90

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Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Newbury to Heathrow Airport London T2,3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$38 - $45

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Drive  •  1h 56m

  1. Drive from Newbury to Cambridge 110.7 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Newbury to Cambridge is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Newbury to Cambridge is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newbury to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Newbury and arriving at Cambridge Parkside via Heathrow Airport London T2,3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Newbury and Cambridge is 83 miles. The road distance is 110.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newbury to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 2h 5m and costs £40 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from Newbury to Cambridge, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Newbury to Cambridge is to train which takes 2h 5m and costs £40 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £35 and takes 4h 30m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Newbury to Cambridge is 111 miles. It takes approximately 1h 56m to drive from Newbury to Cambridge.

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  • Distance: 83.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 5m

What companies run services between Newbury, West Berkshire, England and Cambridge, England?

You can take a train from Newbury to Cambridge via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 2h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newbury to Cambridge via Heathrow Airport London T2,3 in around 4h 30m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newbury to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newbury to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
National Express
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
National Express

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