There are 5 ways to get from Romford to Cambridge by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train Great Northern  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$33 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from London Stratford to Cambridge National Express / ...

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$32 - $50

Line 86 bus, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station 86
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Cambridge

$35 - $48

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Romford to Cambridge 53 miles

$11 - $17

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

You can take a train from Romford to Cambridge via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Romford to Cambridge every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Romford to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Romford to Cambridge?

The distance between Romford and Cambridge is 70 km. The road distance is 85 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Romford to Cambridge is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 58 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Romford to Cambridge is to drive which takes 58 min and costs £8 - £12.

Is there a direct train between Romford and Cambridge?

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 8 min.

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

It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Romford to Cambridge, including transfers.