How to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge

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Recommended option

Bus via St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road)  •  1 h 59 min

  1. X5
  2. X5

$21 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  3 h 26 min

  1. X4
  2. National Express

$14 - $19

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 5 min

$39 - $79

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. 46.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  51 min

  1. 46.4 miles

$10 - $15

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

You can take a bus from Wellingborough to Cambridge via Bedford, Bedford Railway Station, Bedford, Bus Station (Bay C), Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road), and St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) in around 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wellingborough to Cambridge via London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Wellingborough to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange to North Gate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Wellingborough to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wellingborough and Cambridge is 56 km. The road distance is 74 km.

The cheapest way to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge is to taxi which takes 51 min and costs £90 - £110.

No, there is no direct train from Wellingborough to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Wellingborough and arriving at Cambridge via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Wellingborough to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange and arriving at Cambridge via Northampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge, including transfers.