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Jump on one of the regular direct trains from Downham Market to Ely and arrive in England’s second smallest city in around 20 minutes. From here you can explore on foot and easily fill a day or more, with the beautiful Ely Cathedral, the former home of Oliver Cromwell and a tranquil riverside all nearby. Use the live train times from Downham Market to Ely to help plan your trip. And if you fancy saving a little extra spending money, book your train tickets from Downham Market to Ely through our website to skip booking fees.

Journey information from Downham Market to Ely

  • How long is the average journey duration from Downham Market to Ely? 0 hours 19 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Downham Market to Ely? 0 hours 18 minutes
  • When is the first train from Downham Market to Ely? 04:58
  • When is the last train from Downham Market to Ely? 22:56
  • How many services run for Downham Market to Ely today? 27

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.


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