Cambridge train station is located 1 mile (1.6 km) south-east of the city centre. Cambridge North train station is located 4.2 miles (6.7 km) north-east of the city centre. It is advisable if you have a lot of luggage to get a bus or taxi to your college. The only exceptions to this are Homerton College, which is approximately a 15 minute walk from Cambridge train station, and Girton College which takes about 15 minutes in a taxi.
Cambridge has multiple taxi companies, and it’s always good to have the number of at least one saved in your phone for emergencies.
Here are the numbers for a couple of companies:
- Panther cabs: 01223 715 715 and via their app
- Camcab: 01223 704 704 and via their app
- A1 Cabs: 01223 313 131