There are 6 ways to get from Taunton to Cambridge by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$102 - $176

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Taunton to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...

$72 - $85

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$104 - $177

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Cambridge

$131 - $196

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Taunton to Cambridge 201.9 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to London City (LCY) EXT - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$104 - $356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Cambridge is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Taunton to Cambridge is to train which costs £75 - £140 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Taunton and Cambridge is 162 miles. The road distance is 201.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Taunton to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Taunton to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Cambridge Parkside via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Taunton to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Taunton and arriving at Cambridge via Cheltenham Spa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 8 min.

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

You can take a train from Taunton to Cambridge via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Taunton to Cambridge via London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 in around 5 h 39 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Taunton to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $120
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Taunton to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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