Trains from Basildon to Cambridge

Basildon to Cambridge train information

Basildon Cambridge train map

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Arrival Cambridge, England
Departure Basildon, England
Distance 46 Miles
  • Search for your ticket on gopili to see the different companies for your train from Basildon (East of England) to Cambridge (East of England). The services on board will change depending on the train provider.
  • Travelling by train is a quick and easy option to cover the 46 miles from Basildon to Cambridge.
  • Depending how much time in advance you book your ticket as well as when you travel, the price of the ticket will vary.

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Best prices for Basildon to Cambridge trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Basildon and Cambridge by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Cambridge to Basildon and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Basildon - Cambridge train tickets

The easiest way to spend less on your Basildon Cambridge train ticket is probably to buy a railcard. While regional railcards are available in some areas, National railcards enable you to spend less on most rail fares across the UK. Everyone is eligible to at least a certain railcard, even non-UK citizens. National railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Senior discount card, Two together railcard, Family and Friends discount card and Disabled persons railcard.

  • When purchasing a railcard, you want to save money after several journeys. But is it really worth it when travelling from Basildon to Cambridge? Check with your calculator, considering:

    A = the cost of the railcard (i.e.: £30)

    B = average saving with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)

    C = average price for a Basildon Cambridge ticket (i.e.: £50.00)(1)

    Initially, divide A by B: this will give you the budget from which the card will be profitable. Now divide that number by C. The result is the minimum number of journeys needed throughout the duration of the railcard's validity to be profitable.

    In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£50.00 = 1.76. Your railcard will be worthwile once you will have done at least 2 trips from Basildon to Cambridge (one way trip).

  • All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most train fares, so you will save 1/3 on most rail fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Basildon to Cambridge train £50.00 £33.33 £16.67 1.76

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare