There are 5 ways to get from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge by train, subway, bus or car

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

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Train, Tube  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Tilbury Town to West Ham
  2. Take the Tube from West Ham Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$35 - $52

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Tilbury Town to London Fenchurch Street
  2. Take the bus from Aldgate, Mansell Street to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 010 / ...

$18 - $25

3 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

$35 - $48

Line 100 bus, bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) 100 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X10
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 727

$30 - $37

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 train and Tube which takes 2 h 6 min and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 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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The best way to get from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can line 100 bus and bus, which costs £23 - £29 and takes 4 h.

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Map of how to get from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 52.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 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. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Port of Tilbury to Cambridge via Grays, Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn), Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn), and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 4 h.

Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Tilbury Town to West Ham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Ham Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
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 Aldgate, Mansell Street to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Grays, Bus Station (Grays Bus Stn) to Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station (Basil'n Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
firstgroup.com

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