Station message

Toilet refurbishment

The platform station toilets are currently closed for refurbishment. The accessible toilet on the platform is still in use, male and female toilets can be found outside the station front, to the left of the building. The opening times remain the same. We are sorry for any inconveniences this may cause.

Cambridge at a glance


Cambridge station
Station Road

Ticket office:

Monday to Friday: 05:10 - 23:00
Saturday: 05:10 - 23:00
Sunday: 07:00 - 22:55
  • Ticket office
  • Step-free access
  • Prepurchase collection
  • Car park
  • Ticket machine
  • Toilets
  • Taxi-rank
  • Wifi
  • Seated area available
* This information is updated every few minutes and is provided as a guide only - we are unable to guarantee a space will still be available when you arrive at the station.
Load stations
Last updated:
Staffing level Full time
Station operator Greater Anglia
Ticket office opening times
  • Monday to Friday: 05:10 - 23:00
  • Saturday: 05:10 - 23:00
  • Sunday: 07:00 - 22:55
Pre-purchase collection Yes
Ticket machine Yes
Oyster cards information

Oyster cards are not valid at this station

Smartcards issued here Yes
Top up Smartcards here Yes
Validate Smartcards here Yes
Smartcards information

Greater Anglia Smartcards can be obtained from

Penalty fares LE
Top up Smartcards here Yes
Customer service information

Monday-Saturday 08:00-20:00Sunday 10:00-20:00Bank Holidays 09:00-18:00

The hours shown are for the Customer Relations team on 0345 600 7245 (option 8).

Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Left luggage

Available: No

Telephone: 01223 307125


Lost property
  • Monday to Sunday and All bank holidays: 24 hours
Seated area
Waiting room

Platforms 1, 4 and 7

  • Monday to Friday: 04:00 - 00:10
  • Saturday: 04:00 - 00:10
  • Sunday: 06:00 - 00:10
Station buffet

The toilets are located on Platform 4. The accessible toilets are on platform 4

Baby changing facilities
Post box

Nearest post box is on Station Square at the front of the station

ATM machine

On platform 1.


We want everyone to travel with confidence. That is why, if you are planning on travelling on national rail services, you can request an assistance booking in advance - now up to 2 hours before your journey is due to start, any time of the day. For more information about Passenger Assist and how to request an assistance booking via Passenger Assist, please click here .


0800 028 28 78


08:00 - 20:00

  • Monday to Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00
Staff help

Assistance is provided by station staff during the hours of train service operation. Booking is recommended

  • Monday to Sunday: 24 hours
Induction loop available Yes
Ticket machine
Ramp for train access available
Accessible taxis information

Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster

National Key toilets available
Step free access

This station has step free access to all platforms. Platforms 7and 8 accessible via lifts.

This station is a category A station according to ORR station classification system.

Assistance meeting point is on Platform 1.

Ticket gates

Cambridge station has Secure Station Acreditation

Impaired mobility set down available

Cambridge Station Car Park

Car park 1 Station Car Park
Car park 1 operator National Car Parks Ltd
Car park 1 spaces 374
Car park 1 opening times
  • Monday to Friday: 24 hours
  • Saturday: 24 hours
  • Sunday: 24 hours
Car park 1 charges
  • Off-peak: £14.50
  • Daily: £14.50
  • Weekly: £50.00
  • Monthly: £240.00
  • Three monthly: £683.00
  • Annual: £2,389.00
Car park 1 contact details


Car park 2 Premium Bay
Car park 2 operator National Car Parks Ltd
Car park 2 spaces 12
Car park 2 opening times
  • Saturday: 24 hours
  • Sunday: 24 hours
Car park 2 charges
  • Annual: £2,993.00
Car park 2 contact details

Telephone: 0845 050 7080


Onward travel

'Stagecoach' operate a daily network of frequent bus routes around the city and also to nearby towns and villages. Frequent 'Citi' routes 1, 3 & 7 serve Cambridge rail station to/from the city centre. For route maps and timetables:

Buy a Cambridge PLUSBUS ticket with your train ticket, for discount price unlimited bus travel around the city. For details:

Cycle storage available Yes
Cycle storage spaces 2850
Cycle storage sheltered Yes
Cycle storage CCTV Yes
Cycle storage location

Cycle point is by the Car Park

Cycle storage types
  • Stands
  • Racks
Cycle hire

Cycle hire available 7 days a week from Rutland Cycling, located next to the CyclePoint bike park. Adults and kids' bikes, child seats, trailers and helmets available. For more info and to book online, go to

Rail replacement information

Rail replacement buses depart from the front of the station

Taxi rank

In front of station

Virtual Tour

Want to check out how accessible Cambridge station is for you? Check out our virtual tour.