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There are 5 ways to get from Waterbeach to Newmarket by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the train from Waterbeach to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Newmarket

£9 - £16

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus, line 12 bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Waterbeach, Gibson Close to Cambridge, Jesus College 2 - Citi / ...
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Cambridge, Fair Street to The Guineas Bus Station 12 / ...

£6 - £9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  19m

  1. Take a taxi from Waterbeach to Newmarket 15.7 miles

£30 - £40

Drive  •  19m

  1. Drive from Waterbeach to Newmarket 15.7 miles

£2 - £4

Uber  •  19m

  1. Take an Uber from Waterbeach to Newmarket 15.7 miles

£26 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from Waterbeach to Newmarket is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterbeach to Newmarket is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterbeach to Newmarket station. However, there are services departing from Waterbeach, Gibson Close and arriving at The Guineas Bus Station via Cambridge, Fair Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterbeach to Newmarket. However, there are services departing from Waterbeach and arriving at Newmarket via Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between Waterbeach and Newmarket is 9 miles. The road distance is 15.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterbeach to Newmarket without a car is to train which takes 1h 13m and costs £8 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from Waterbeach to Newmarket, including transfers.

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Waterbeach to Newmarket bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, depart from Waterbeach, Gibson Close station.

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Waterbeach to Newmarket train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Waterbeach station.

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The best way to get from Waterbeach to Newmarket is to train which takes 1h 13m and costs £8 - £17. Alternatively, you can line 9 bus and line 12 bus, which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Waterbeach to Newmarket.
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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

What companies run services between Waterbeach, England and Newmarket, England?

You can take a train from Waterbeach to Newmarket via Cambridge in around 1h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Waterbeach to Newmarket via Cambridge, Jesus College and Cambridge, Fair Street in around 1h 38m.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Waterbeach to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Waterbeach to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Waterbeach, Gibson Close to Cambridge, Jesus College
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Bus from Cambridge, Fair Street to The Guineas Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Other operators
Uber Cambridge and East Anglia
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Waterbeach to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£26 - £35
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UberX
£26 - £35
Taxi from Waterbeach to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
19m
Estimated price
£30 - £40
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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Waterbeach to Newmarket bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Cambridge, arrive at The Guineas Bus Station.

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Waterbeach to Newmarket train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Newmarket station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterbeach to Newmarket is 16 miles. It takes approximately 19m to drive from Waterbeach to Newmarket.

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