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For prestigious colleges, exquisite architecture and a winding river, why not hop on the train from Ely to Cambridge? Skip the traffic, save on parking and get to know one of the world’s most famous ancient cities. Regular train times from Ely to Cambridge give you the flexibility to travel as and when you need to. Whether you’re taking the stress out of a business trip or hitting the tourist stops with your family, find the right train tickets from Ely to Cambridge for you here.

Journey information from Ely to Cambridge

  • How long is the average journey duration from Ely to Cambridge? 0 hours 19 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Ely to Cambridge? 0 hours 15 minutes
  • When is the first train from Ely to Cambridge? 07:57
  • When is the last train from Ely to Cambridge? 23:06
  • How many services run for Ely to Cambridge today? 39

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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