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There are 4 ways to get from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge by subway, train, bus or car

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Subway, train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the subway from Barking station to King's Cross St. Pancras station Hammersmith & City / ...
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$35 - $52

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Tilbury Town to Barking
  2. Take the bus from Barking Station to Mile End A
  3. Take the bus from London Mile End to Cambridge Parkside 010

$19 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Tilbury Town to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$34 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge 63.7 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Tilbury Town and arriving at Cambridge via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Port of Tilbury and Cambridge is 52 miles. The road distance is 63.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge without a car is to subway and train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Port of Tilbury to Cambridge train services, operated by c2c, depart from Tilbury Town station.

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Port of Tilbury to Cambridge train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port of Tilbury to Cambridge is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge.

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There are 433+ hotels available in Cambridge. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 52.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between Port of Tilbury, England and Cambridge, England?

You can take a train from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge via London Fenchurch Street and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 32 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Tilbury Town to London Fenchurch Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Tilbury Town to Barking
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Mile End to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express

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