Trains from Ilford to Cambridge

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Trains to Cambridge run up to 5 times per hour from Ilford.

For cheaper rail tickets and a choice of quieter trains, avoid commuter rush hours. Our Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets are great value and you can buy them just before you board. Our app is the best way to buy last minute tickets, and most of our tickets can be sent to your mobile too.

You could save even more if you buy in advance. Plan your journey online and we’ll show you the cheapest train tickets for your chosen travel times.

If you’re a frequent rail traveller, you could get up to a third off every train journey with a National Railcard. Check out our Railcards page for all the options. A Season ticket can save you money if you’re travelling on the same route at least three or four days a week.


Train journey information from Ilford to Cambridge

How much is a train ticket from Ilford to Cambridge?

Take the train from Ilford to Cambridge from just £16.50 one-way based on a return fare. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Cambridge for your chosen travel times.

How long does it take to travel from Ilford to Cambridge by train?

The average journey time from Ilford to Cambridge takes 1 hour 54 minutes. Journey times may be slightly longer at weekends and on Bank Holidays. Check journey times on your travel dates with our online journey planner or download a timetable.

How many trains a day are there from Ilford to Cambridge?

There are up to 117 trains per day from Ilford to Cambridge.

Are there any direct trains from Ilford to Cambridge?

No, it’s not possible to get a direct train between Ilford and Cambridge. Find the fastest route with our online journey planner.

What time is the first train from Ilford to Cambridge?

The first train leaves at 05:17 from Ilford to Cambridge. Buy your tickets in advance online or from our app and avoid rushing on the day.

What time is the last train from Ilford to Cambridge?

The last train from Ilford to Cambridge leaves at 23:36.

Can I book assistance for my journey from Ilford to Cambridge?

Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Ilford and Cambridge. We recommend booking at least 12 hours before you travel. You can book assistance online or by calling our Passenger Assist team on 08000 11 33 23.

Ilford Station

  • Ticket office
  • Bus service
  • Prepurchase collection
  • Ticket machine
  • Toilets
  • Seated area available

Cambridge Station

  • Ticket office
  • Bus service
  • Prepurchase collection
  • Car park
  • Ticket machine
  • Toilets
  • Taxi-rank
  • Wifi