There are 4 ways to get from Romford to Cambridge by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$29 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford City Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 010 / ...

$13 - $19

2 alternative options

Line 86 bus, bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station 86
  2. Take the bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport A21
  3. Take the bus from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge Parkside 727

$21 - $28

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Cambridge 53 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Cambridge is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Cambridge is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Romford and Cambridge is 43 miles. The road distance is 53 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Romford to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Romford, Western Road and arriving at Cambridge Parkside via Stratford and London Stansted Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Romford to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Romford and arriving at Cambridge via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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Romford to Cambridge bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Romford station.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 43.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

What companies run services between Romford, England and Cambridge, England?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Romford to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Romford to Cambridge every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stratford City Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Stansted Airport to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com

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