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Stansted to Cambridge by bus

The journey from Stansted to Cambridge by bus is 21.05 mi and takes 0 hr 49 min. There are 13 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 AM and the last at 10:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Stansted to Cambridge by bus for as little as $11.66 or as much as $26.32. The best price for this journey is $11.66.

Lowest Price$11.66
Journey Duration0 hr 49 min
Connection per Day13
Lowest Price$11.66
Highest Price$26.32
First Departure1:00 AM
Last Departure10:50 PM
Distance21.05 mi
DepartureStansted
ArrivalCambridge
CarriersNational Express

Stansted to Cambridge Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Stansted to Cambridge by bus?

The prices for bus tickets from Stansted to Cambridge vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Stansted to Cambridge will cost $11.66. The average bus ticket price is approximately $14.24. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Stansted to Cambridge. On average, though, you'll pay about $14.24 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How long does the journey from Stansted to Cambridge take by bus?

With a distance of 21.05 mi between Stansted and Cambridge, it will usually take 0 hr 49 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 0 hr 49 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Stansted and Cambridge by bus usually takes 0 hr 49 min to cover a distance of 21.05 mi. The shortest journey from Stansted to Cambridge will take you 0 hr 45 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Cambridge quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

How many times a day do departures from Stansted leave for Cambridge?

On average, there are 13 daily departures from Stansted to Cambridge. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 13 departures from Stansted which travel directly to Cambridge. There are 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Stansted to Cambridge. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Stansted to Cambridge
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Stansted to Cambridge.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Stansted to Cambridge, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Stansted to Cambridge.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Stansted - Cambridge bus tickets can be found for as low as $7.18 if you’re lucky, or $13.73 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $21.57.

Find the best day to travel to Cambridge by bus

When travelling to Cambridge by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Stansted to Cambridge CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
2.37kg
Bus
2.54kg
Flight
6.78kg
Car
5.42kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Stansted to Cambridge?
A bus ticket from Stansted to Cambridge is $14.24. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $11.66.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Stansted to Cambridge?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Stansted to Cambridge is $11.66. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Stansted and Cambridge by bus?
Stansted to Cambridge is 21.05 mi.
How long does the bus between Stansted and Cambridge take?
Stansted to Cambridge is on average 0 hr 49 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 45 min.
How many bus connections per day go from Stansted to Cambridge?
Stansted to Cambridge has 13 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Stansted to Cambridge leave?
The earliest bus from Stansted to Cambridge departs at 1:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Stansted to Cambridge depart?
The latest bus from Stansted to Cambridge departs at 10:50 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Stansted to Cambridge in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $11.66 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Stansted to Cambridge?
There are on average 13 direct connection(s) from Stansted to go to Cambridge.
What's the fastest journey time between Stansted to Cambridge by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Stansted and Cambridge is 0 hr 45 min.
Is there a direct bus from Stansted to Cambridge?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Stansted and Cambridge.
What are the CO2 emissions for Stansted to Cambridge by bus?
The bus journey from Stansted to Cambridge creates 2.54kg of CO2 emissions.

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