There are 5 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Newmarket by subway, train, bus or car

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Tube, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the Tube from Covent Garden Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
  3. Take the train from Cambridge to Newmarket

$32 - $49

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Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to Stansted Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum National Express / ...

$19 - $32

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Bus via London Waterloo Rail Station  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from London Waterloo Rail Station to Stansted Airport London National Express
  2. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum National Express / ...

$19 - $32

Line 76 bus, train, line 12 bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 76 bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Tottenham Hale Bus Station 76
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Cambridge
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum 12 / ...

$34 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Newmarket 65 miles

$13 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Newmarket is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Newmarket is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station station to Newmarket. However, there are services departing from London Waterloo Rail Station and arriving at Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum via Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Newmarket is 56 miles. The road distance is 65 miles.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Newmarket without a car is to Tube and train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Waterloo Station to Newmarket, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Newmarket bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Waterloo Rail Station.

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Waterloo Station to Newmarket bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Newmarket is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Waterloo Station to Newmarket.

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There are 428+ hotels available in Newmarket. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 56 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Newmarket, England?

You can take a bus from Waterloo Station to Newmarket via London Waterloo Rail Station, Stansted Airport London, and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 3 h 38 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Covent Garden Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Newmarket
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Tottenham Hale to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $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 London Waterloo Rail Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from South Bank, Waterloo Bridge South Bank to Tottenham Hale Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Drummer St Bus Station to Newmarket, Horse Racing Museum
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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