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Cambridge to Stafford by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:54
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 35m
  • Distance
    168 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    52
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 34m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Cambridge to Stafford by train

Fast trains from Cambridge to Stafford take around 2 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 168 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Stafford.

1. Are there direct trains from Cambridge to Stafford?

Journeys between Cambridge and Stafford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 53 departures on the route from Cambridge to Stafford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 51 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Cambridge to Stafford?

The Cambridge to Stafford train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Cambridge to Stafford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stafford is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 05:15 and the last train is around 23:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 04:38, and the last at 20:17.

When to book Cambridge to Stafford 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 Cambridge to Stafford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cambridge and Stafford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Cambridge to Stafford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • Great Northern
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Stafford to Cambridge by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.