Situated around 50 miles northeast of London in the heart of Cambridgeshire, Cambridge is 30 miles from Stansted Airport (around 40 minutes by car and 30 minutes by train) which serves more than 140 global destinations. You can also drive to Cambridge from London Luton Airport in around an hour, while the journey takes less than two hours by train. National Express routes from London take just over an hour.
Cambridge is highly accessible by road and rail. The faster trains from London King’s Cross to Cambridge take around 50 minutes, hourly services from London Liverpool Street take slightly longer. Once you’re in Cambridge, the best way to explore is on foot, although there are a wealth of reliable public transport options too. If you want to see the spectacular Ely Cathedral, trains north from Cambridge to Ely take 15-20 minutes.