There are 4 ways to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Wellingborough to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$38 - $78

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Line 50 bus, bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Rushden, BP Garage to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) 50
  2. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) X5
  3. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) to Cambridge, Castle Street X5

$24

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Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wellingborough to Cambridge 46.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Wellingborough to Cambridge 46.4 miles

$10 - $15

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Wellingborough to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange and arriving at Cambridge, Castle Street via Rushden, BP Garage, Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) and St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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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 7 min.

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The distance between Wellingborough and Cambridge is 35 miles. The road distance is 46.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £29 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Wellingborough to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Rushden, BP Garage station.

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Wellingborough to Cambridge train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Wellingborough station.

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The best way to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge is to train which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £29 - £60. Alternatively, you can line 50 bus and bus, which costs £19 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Wellingborough to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 35.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Wellingborough to Cambridge via London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wellingborough to Cambridge via Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby, Rushden, BP Garage, Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E), Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road), and St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) in around 3 h 14 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
54 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
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rushden, BP Garage to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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
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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Wellingborough to Cambridge bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Cambridge, Castle Street station.

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Wellingborough to Cambridge train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wellingborough to Cambridge is 46 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Wellingborough to Cambridge.

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