There are 12 ways to get from Paris to Cambridge by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$108 - $288

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Bercy to Londres Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 010 / ...

$35 - $49

10 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$78 - $123

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Cambridge

$246 - $274

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Cambridge

$91 - $136

Fly Paris CDG to London Luton, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Luton (LTN) CDG - LTN
  2. Take the train from Hitchin to Cambridge

$75 - $217

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$91 - $295

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$125 - $1,455

Fly Paris CDG to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$94 - $251

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$148 - $381

Fly Paris CDG to Southampton, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Southampton (SOU) CDG - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to London Waterloo
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$116 - $367

Fly Paris CDG to Southend, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Southend (SEN) CDG - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$87 - $269

What companies run services between Paris, France and Cambridge, England?

You can take a train from Paris to Cambridge via London St. Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Cambridge via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Avg. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton via Rennes
Avg. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Luton
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Paris CDG to Southend
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Avg. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Eurostar
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Avg. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Hitchin to Cambridge
Avg. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Avg. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paris to Cambridge?

The distance between Paris and Cambridge is 404 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to Cambridge?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Cambridge is to bus which costs 35€ and takes 11 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Cambridge?

The quickest way to get from Paris to Cambridge is to train which takes 3 h 39 min and costs 230€.

Is there a direct train between Paris and Cambridge?

No, there is no direct train from Paris to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord Eurostar and arriving at Cambridge via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

Is there a direct bus between Paris and Cambridge?

No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Paris Bercy and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Paris to Cambridge?

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