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For a short hop into north Hertfordshire, catch the train from Cambridge to Hitchin and discover a quaint market town that’s full of charm at every turn. Named as a finalist in the ‘Great British High Street Awards’ in 2019, there’s no shortage of things to explore in Hitchin. From a historic market place in the centre of the town to the rolling hills and sleepy rural villages that surround it, experience Hitchin for yourself. Travelling for business or at leisure? With regular train times from Cambridge to Hitchin throughout the day, it’s easy to plan a journey that works for you.

Journey information from Cambridge to Hitchin

  • How long is the average journey duration from Cambridge to Hitchin? 0 hours 33 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Cambridge to Hitchin? 0 hours 31 minutes
  • When is the first train from Cambridge to Hitchin? 04:54
  • When is the last train from Cambridge to Hitchin? 23:53
  • How many services run for Cambridge to Hitchin today? 53

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


Tips on how to book cheaper train tickets

Save money with a Railcard

You can save up to 1/3 off the cost of many train tickets from Cambridge to Hitchin by using a Railcard. With a range of Railcards to choose from, take a look to see which one suits you best – and then sign up online to start receiving great discounts.

Go Off-Peak for quieter travel

Find out which train times from Cambridge to Hitchin you can use an Off-Peak Single or Return using our online journey planner. Not only could you take advantage of cheaper fares if you do, you’ll be travelling at less busy times too.

Travel together can work out cheaper

Are you catching the train from Cambridge to Hitchin with friends or family? Travel in a group of 3-9 adults with GroupSave and you’ll get a 34% discount on our Off-Peak fares – ideal for those special days out when travelling outside busier times on weekdays or at the weekend.

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