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Best price £ 3.10
Journey duration 2 h 46 min
Connections per day 228
First departure 23:15
Last departure 23:59
Distance 48.5 mi

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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from London to Cambridge?

The prices for bus tickets from London to Cambridge 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. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from London to Cambridge will cost £ 3.10. The average bus ticket price is approximately £ 17.33. 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.

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Buses from London to Cambridge

How long does it take to get from London to Cambridge by bus?

In order to get from London to Cambridge 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 London and Cambridge will complete the journey in 30 min.On average, it will take you about 2 h 46 min to travel the 48.5 mi between London and Cambridge.

What time are the first and last departures from London to Cambridge?

The first journey of the night departs from London at 23:15. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 23:59. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between London and Cambridge. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many times a day do journeys run from London to Cambridge?

The exact number of journeys from London to Cambridge can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 228 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express and Eurolines CH. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 449 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from London to Cambridge. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from London to Cambridge varies, but in general, you can expect to find 58 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 170 journeys with one change or more.