There are 7 ways to get from Witham to Cambridge by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge

$24 - $65

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Line 71 bus, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Witham Town Centre, The George to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station 71 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) X30 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) 727

$21 - $26

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Witham (Essex) to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$41 - $60

Line 38 bus, line 133 bus, train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 38 bus from Witham Town Centre, Collingwood Road to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 38 / ...
  2. Take the line 133 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 133
  3. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge

$21 - $63

Line 133 bus, line 6 bus, bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 133 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 133
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, High Street 6
  3. Take the bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Cambridge, Downing College 132

$25 - $28

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Witham to Cambridge 49.2 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Witham to Cambridge 49.2 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Witham to Cambridge is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Witham to Cambridge is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Witham to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Witham Town Centre, The George and arriving at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) via Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Witham to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Witham (Essex) and arriving at Cambridge via London Liverpool Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Witham and Cambridge is 36 miles. The road distance is 49.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Witham to Cambridge without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs £18 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Witham to Cambridge, including transfers.

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Witham to Cambridge bus services, operated by First in Essex, depart from Witham Town Centre, The George station.

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Witham to Cambridge train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Witham (Essex) station.

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The best way to get from Witham to Cambridge is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can line 71 bus and bus, which costs £16 - £20 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Witham to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 35.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

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

You can take a train from Witham to Cambridge via London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Witham to Cambridge via Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station, Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn), and Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) in around 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Witham (Essex) to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Chelmsford City Centre, Bus Station (Chelm Bus Stn) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Witham Town Centre, The George to Chelmsford City Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
firstgroup.com
Stephensons of Essex
Phone
01376 503050
Email
customerservices@stephensonsofessex.com
Website
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Witham Town Centre, Collingwood Road to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Saffron Walden, High Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stephensonsofessex.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Stansted Airport, Coach Station (Stansted Aprt) to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Cambridge
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Cambridge, Downing College
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
C G Myall & Son
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Saffron Walden, High Street to Cambridge, Downing College
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
C G Myall & Son
Other operators
Taxi from Witham to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
A1 Taxi
Phone
+44 1245 838383
Website
a1carschelmsford.com
Fareway Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1245 355555
Website
farewaytaxisltd.com
Chelmsford Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1246 600 155
Website
chelmsfordtaxisltd.co.uk

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Witham to Cambridge bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) station.

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Witham to Cambridge train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Cambridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Witham to Cambridge is 49 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Witham to Cambridge.

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