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

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  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Royston to Cambridge

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 26 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Royston, Bus Station to Cambridge, Leys School 26

$6

4 alternative options

Night train  •  15 min

  1. Take the night train from Royston to Cambridge

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royston to Cambridge 14 miles

$40 - $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

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 - $12 and the journey takes 19 min. Great Northern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Cambridge operates a bus from Royston to Cambridge 5 times a day. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 44 min.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Royston to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Royston, Bus Station to Cambridge, Leys School
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cambridge und East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Royston to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$30 - $45
Taxi from Royston to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Royston and Cambridge is 19 km. The road distance is 22 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Royston to Cambridge is to night train which takes 15 min and costs £6 - £10.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Royston and arriving at Cambridge. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Royston, Bus Station and arriving at Cambridge, Leys School. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

The train from Royston to Cambridge takes 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.