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There are 6 ways to get from Royston to Cambridge by train, bus, night train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Royston to Cambridge

$8 - $12

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Bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Royston, Bus Station to Addenbrooke's, Puddicombe Way A - the busway / ...

Night train  •  19 min

  1. Take the night train from Royston to Cambridge

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royston to Cambridge 14 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Royston to Cambridge 14 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Royston to Cambridge 14 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Royston to Cambridge is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royston to Cambridge is to train which costs £6 - £10 and takes 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Royston, Bus Station station and arriving at Addenbrooke's, Puddicombe Way. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Royston and arriving at Cambridge. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Royston and Cambridge is 12 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Royston to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs £6 - £10.

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The train from Royston to Cambridge takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Royston to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, arrive at Royston, Bus Station.

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Royston to Cambridge train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Royston station.

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The best way to get from Royston to Cambridge is to train which takes 19 min and costs £6 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Royston to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 12.1 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Royston, Hertfordshire, England and Cambridge, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Royston to Cambridge every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 19 min. Great Northern also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Stagecoach in the Fens operates a bus from Royston to Cambridge every 3 hours, and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Royston to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in the Fens
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Royston, Bus Station to Addenbrooke's, Puddicombe Way
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach in the Fens
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Royston to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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uber.com
UberX
$30 - $45
Taxi from Royston to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com

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Royston to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach in the Fens, arrive at Addenbrooke's, Puddicombe Way station.

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Royston to Cambridge train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royston to Cambridge is 14 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Royston to Cambridge.

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