There are 7 ways to get from Sudbury to Cambridge by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Marks Tey to Stansted Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge

$22 - $71

Cheapest option

Line 753 bus, bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 753 bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 753
  2. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station X11

$19

5 alternative options

Line 753 bus, bus, line 12 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 753 bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station 753
  2. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station 11 / ...
  3. Take the line 12 bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station 12 / ...

$22

Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
  2. Take the train from Marks Tey to Ipswich
  3. Take the train from Ipswich to Cambridge

$38 - $58

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sudbury to Cambridge 35.9 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Sudbury to Cambridge 35.9 miles

$7 - $12

Uber  •  54 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sudbury to Cambridge 35.9 miles

$70 - $100

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sudbury station to Cambridge station. However, there are services departing from Sudbury, Bus Station and arriving at Drummer St Bus Station via Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station and The Guineas Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sudbury to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Sudbury (Suffolk) and arriving at Cambridge via Marks Tey and Ipswich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Sudbury and Cambridge is 29 miles. The road distance is 35.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sudbury to Cambridge without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Sudbury to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Sudbury to Cambridge bus services, operated by Chambers, arrive at Sudbury, Bus Station.

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Sudbury to Cambridge train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Sudbury (Suffolk) station.

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The best way to get from Sudbury to Cambridge is to line 753 bus and bus and line 12 bus which takes 2 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 37 min.

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Sudbury to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, arrive at Drummer St Bus Station.

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Sudbury to Cambridge train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Map of how to get from Sudbury to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 28.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Sudbury, Suffolk, England and Cambridge, England?

You can take a bus from Sudbury to Cambridge via Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station and The Guineas Bus Station in around 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sudbury to Cambridge via Marks Tey and Ipswich in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Sudbury (Suffolk) to Marks Tey
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Marks Tey to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Marks Tey to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Marks Tey, Railway Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Chambers
Phone
+44 1206 769778
Email
info@chamberscoaches.co.uk
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Bus from Sudbury, Bus Station to Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
chambersbus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from The Guineas Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Drummer St Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Mulleys Motorways
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sudbury to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$70 - $100
Taxi from Sudbury to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Avenue Taxis
Phone
+44 1473 888 888
Website
avenue-taxis.com
Hawk Express Cabs
Phone
+44 1473 222 222
Website
hawkexpresscabs.co.uk

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