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How to get to Cambridge

There is a frequent coach service from Gatwick, Heathrow, Stansted and Luton airports. You can buy your ticket on the coach and it is possible to pay by credit card. You need to get off at Parkside in Cambridge. There is a taxi stop at the station.

  Approx. coach journey time to Cambridge Approx. fare for return ticket
Gatwick 3.5 hours £44
Heathrow 2.5 hours £40
Stansted 40 minutes £17
Luton 70 minutes £22

If you arrive by train you need to go to King's Cross Station in London by taxi or underground to come to Cambridge. The journey time is about one hour. You can buy tickets online at You can also check train times online at

The school can arrange for a taxi to pick you up at the airport and take you to Cambridge. The driver will meet you at Arrivals. We supply you with the taxi company's number and the driver will wait if you are delayed. Please note that there is an hourly charge for waiting.

  Approx. taxi journey time to Cambridge Approx. fare (one way)
Gatwick 2.5 hours £150
Heathrow 2 hours £150
Stansted 30 minutes £90
Luton 1 hour £90
St Pancras 2 hours £120

Remember! It is very important to contact the school and the homestay host/warden if there is any change or delay in your travel plans. If you have a taxi transfer please also remember to call the taxi company on 0044 1223 324861.