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

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

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

$45 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus, line 727 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 727 bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum National Express / ...

$13 - $20

4 alternative options

Train, line 12 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Ely
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Ely Railway Station to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum 12

$16 - $56

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Peterborough to Newmarket 50.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Newmarket 50.7 miles

$10 - $16

Uber  •  52 min

  1. Take an Uber from Peterborough to Newmarket 50.7 miles

$100 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Newmarket is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Peterborough to Newmarket is to taxi which costs £100 - £120 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Peterborough to Newmarket. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum via Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Peterborough to Newmarket. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Newmarket via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Peterborough and Newmarket is 36 miles. The road distance is 50.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Newmarket without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Peterborough to Newmarket, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Peterborough to Newmarket.
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  • Distance: 35.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Peterborough, England and Newmarket, England?

You can take a train from Peterborough to Newmarket via Cambridge in around 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Newmarket via Cambridge Parkside and Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $35
Train from Peterborough to Ely
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $26
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Ely
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Ely
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ely Railway Station to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Peterborough to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Peterborough to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$100 - $140
Taxi from Peterborough to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Peterborough Cars
Phone
+44 1733 704444
Website
peterboroughcars.com
Peterborough Taxis 247
Phone
+44 1733 785102
Website
peterboroughtaxi247.co.uk

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