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

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Train  •  50 min

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

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Newmarket to Cambridge National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trumpington, The Busway Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Car Park) to Royston, Bus Station A|the busway

$11 - $14

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Line 12 bus, bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum to Drummer St Bus Station 12 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trumpington, The Busway Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Car Park) to Royston, Bus Station A|the busway

$14

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newmarket to Royston 24.1 miles

$60 - $80

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 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Newmarket to Royston is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Newmarket to Royston station. However, there are services departing from Newmarket and arriving at Royston, Bus Station via Trumpington, The Busway Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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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 50 min.

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The distance between Newmarket and Royston is 23 miles. The road distance is 24.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newmarket to Royston without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs £12 - £18.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Newmarket to Royston, including transfers.

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Newmarket to Royston bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newmarket station.

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Map of how to get from Newmarket to Royston.
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  • Distance: 22.8 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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

You can take a train from Newmarket to Royston via Cambridge in around 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newmarket to Royston via Cambridge and Trumpington, The Busway Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Car Park) in around 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Royston
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Trumpington, The Busway Trumpington Park-and-Ride (Car Park) to Royston, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 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 - $70
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$50 - $70
Taxi from Newmarket to Royston
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
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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