There are 6 ways to get from Newmarket to Royston by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Newmarket to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Royston

$16 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus, line 26 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Newmarket to Cambridge National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Trumpington Park-and-Ride to Royston, Bus Station 26

$12 - $15

4 alternative options

Line 12 bus, line 26 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum to Drummer St Bus Station 11 / ...
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Trumpington Park-and-Ride to Royston, Bus Station 26

$15

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newmarket to Royston 24.1 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Newmarket to Royston 24.1 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newmarket to Royston 24.1 miles

$50 - $75

What companies run services between Newmarket, England and Royston, Hertfordshire, England?

You can take a train from Newmarket to Royston via Cambridge in around 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newmarket to Royston via Cambridge and Trumpington Park-and-Ride in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Royston
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Trumpington Park-and-Ride to Royston, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cambridge und East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newmarket to Royston
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$50 - $75
Taxi from Newmarket to Royston
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newmarket to Royston?

The distance between Newmarket and Royston is 36 km. The road distance is 39 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newmarket to Royston?

The cheapest way to get from Newmarket to Royston is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Newmarket to Royston?

The quickest way to get from Newmarket to Royston is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs £50 - £60.

Is there a direct train between Newmarket and Royston?

No, there is no direct train from Newmarket to Royston. However, there are services departing from Newmarket and arriving at Royston via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

Is there a direct bus between Newmarket and Royston?

No, there is no direct bus from Newmarket to Royston. However, there are services departing from Newmarket and arriving at Royston, Bus Station via Trumpington Park-and-Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Newmarket to Royston?

It takes approximately 55 min to get from Newmarket to Royston, including transfers.