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Cambridge to Gatwick by bus

The journey from Cambridge to Gatwick by bus is 72.62 mi and takes 4 hrs 2 mins. There are 26 connections per day, with the first departure at 01:35 and the last at 19:50. It is possible to travel from Cambridge to Gatwick by bus for as little as £71.01 or as much as £98.06. The best price for this journey is £71.01.

Lowest Price£71.01
Journey Duration4 hrs 2 mins
Connection per Day26
Lowest Price£71.01
Highest Price£98.06
First Departure01:35
Last Departure19:50
Distance72.62 mi
DepartureCambridge
ArrivalGatwick
CarriersNational Express

Cambridge to Gatwick Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Cambridge to Gatwick?

The cheapest bus tickets from Cambridge to Gatwick cost £71.01. On average, you can expect to spend around £78.91 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Cambridge to Gatwick.
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The prices for bus tickets from Cambridge to Gatwick vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately £78.91. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How much time will it take to go from Cambridge to Gatwick by bus?

The journey between Cambridge and Gatwick by bus is approximately 72.62 mi. It will take you more or less 4 hrs 2 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from Cambridge to Gatwick faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Cambridge and Gatwick will complete the journey in 3 hrs 35 mins.On average, it will take you about 4 hrs 2 mins to travel the 72.62 mi between Cambridge and Gatwick.

How many daily journeys are there from Cambridge to Gatwick?

On average, there are 26 daily departures from Cambridge to Gatwick. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Cambridge which travel directly to Gatwick. There are 26 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cambridge to Gatwick. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Cambridge to Gatwick
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Gatwick.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cambridge to Gatwick, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Cambridge to Gatwick.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Gatwick by bus

When travelling to Gatwick by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Cambridge to Gatwick CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
8.18kg
Bus
8.77kg
Flight
23.38kg
Car
18.7kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Cambridge to Gatwick?
A bus ticket from Cambridge to Gatwick is £78.91. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £71.01.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Cambridge to Gatwick?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Cambridge to Gatwick is £71.01. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Cambridge and Gatwick by bus?
Cambridge to Gatwick is 72.62 mi.
How long does the bus between Cambridge and Gatwick take?
Cambridge to Gatwick is on average 4 hrs 2 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 35 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from Cambridge to Gatwick?
Cambridge to Gatwick has 26 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Cambridge to Gatwick leave?
The earliest bus from Cambridge to Gatwick departs at 01:35. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Cambridge to Gatwick depart?
The latest bus from Cambridge to Gatwick departs at 19:50. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Cambridge to Gatwick in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is £71.01 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Cambridge to Gatwick by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Cambridge and Gatwick is 3 hrs 35 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Cambridge to Gatwick?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Cambridge and Gatwick.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cambridge to Gatwick by bus?
The bus journey from Cambridge to Gatwick creates 8.77kg of CO2 emissions.

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