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Bristol to Cambridge by train
Fastest journey2hr 57m
Trains per day53
Avg. journey time3hr 38m
Travelling from Bristol to Cambridge by train
Fast trains from Bristol to Cambridge take around 2 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 199 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Cambridge.
1. Are there direct trains from Bristol to Cambridge?
Journeys between Bristol and Cambridge usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 58 departures on the route from Bristol to Cambridge every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 69 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bristol to Cambridge?
The Bristol to Cambridge train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bristol to Cambridge train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Cambridge is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 04:45 and the last train is around 22:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 05:30, and the last at 22:30.
What's the Bristol to Cambridge train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Bristol to Cambridge are $28.37.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $28 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $42. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Bristol to Cambridge train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bristol to Cambridge by train.
Which train companies operate between Bristol and Cambridge?
More than one train company operates on the route from Bristol to Cambridge, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- First Great Western
- Great Northern
- Great Western Railway
- Greater Anglia
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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