Romford to Cambridge by train

  • First train
    05:13
  • Last train
    00:24
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 42m
  • Distance
    69 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    46
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 37m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Romford to Cambridge by train

Fast trains from Romford to Cambridge take around 1 hour and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 69 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Romford and Cambridge.

1. Are there direct trains from Romford to Cambridge?

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

We usually find around 44 departures on the route from Romford 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 53 departures.

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

The Romford to Cambridge train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Cambridge is usually scheduled to depart Romford around 05:13 and the last train is around 00:24. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Romford around 06:28, and the last at 00:43.

When to book Romford 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 Romford to Cambridge by train.

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Which train companies operate between Romford and Cambridge?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Great Northern
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • TfL Rail
  • Thameslink
  • 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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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.