Trains from Peterborough to Cambridge

Peterborough to Cambridge train information

Peterborough Cambridge train map

Train duration 0h52m
Arrival Cambridge, England
Departure Peterborough, England
Distance 30 Miles
Train operators Cross Country
Lowest train price from £6.55
Average train price £13.00
  • The journey from Peterborough, situated in England and Cambridge, which is in England is well served by trains. The trains are operated by the following rail companies: Cross Country.
  • On average, it takes approximately 0h52m by train covering a distance of 30 miles to get to Cambridge from Peterborough. The duration may change depending if the train is direct or if you need to make a change.
  • According to our data, the starting fare to take the train in the next month is £6.55. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for Peterborough to Cambridge train tickets

from £6.55 MORE 0h58m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £9.10 MORE 1h02m

Peterborough - Cambridge prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Peterborough to Cambridge by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times Peterborough to Cambridge

When are the next trains to Cambridge?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
There are no more services available today.
Sunday 15 December
Peterborough
13:19
Cambridge
14:08
0h49m Cross Country
Peterborough
14:19
Cambridge
15:08
0h49m Cross Country
Peterborough
17:19
Cambridge
18:08
0h49m Cross Country
Peterborough
18:19
Cambridge
19:08
0h49m Cross Country
Peterborough
19:19
Cambridge
20:08
0h49m Cross Country
Peterborough
20:19
Cambridge
21:08
0h49m Cross Country
Peterborough
21:19
Cambridge
22:08
0h49m Cross Country
Peterborough
22:17
Cambridge
23:06
0h49m Cross Country

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

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Peterborough - Cambridge: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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Days before Departure

The graph above shows the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train ticket is booked. Buying your train from Peterborough to Cambridge in advance can enable you to save money for your journey.

Tickets are available from £7 when buying your seat 7 days in advance which is 40% cheaper than the best fare we found when booking on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Peterborough to Cambridge trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Peterborough
Cambridge
£11.50 18/12/2019 17:19 Cross Country 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£11.50 18/12/2019 07:13 Cross Country 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£11.50 18/12/2019 18:18 Cross Country 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£11.50 18/12/2019 19:00 Cross Country 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£11.50 18/12/2019 08:19 Cross Country 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£11.50 18/12/2019 13:19 Cross Country 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£11.50 18/12/2019 12:19 Cross Country 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£15.25 18/12/2019 12:42 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£15.25 18/12/2019 17:50 20 hours ago
Peterborough
Cambridge
£15.25 18/12/2019 13:41 20 hours ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Peterborough Cambridge train

Discount Peterborough - Cambridge train tickets

The best way to pay less on your Peterborough Cambridge train ticket must be to have a railcard. While regional railcards exist in some areas, National railcards enable you to make savings on most rail fares across the United Kingdom. Everyone is eligible to at least one of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

  • The main benefit of purchasing a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to break even.

    You will need to buy at least £88 of train tickets in a year for the card to break-even. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you purchase afterwards, you will spare money.

    As an example, train tickets from Peterborough to Cambridge cost on average £12.60 (1). When dividing £88 by £12.60 (£88/£12.60 = 6.99), you can see that after only 7 one way journeys from Cambridge to Peterborough, the railcard will have paid for itself.

  • 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
Peterborough to Cambridge train £12.60 £8.40 £4.20 7

(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

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