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A very convenient bus service from home into central Cambridge. Free with our bus passes.

We catch the bus at the end of our street and travel regularly into Cambridge. Having a bus pass... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Cambridge, United Kingdom
made the journey a lot easier

we like to use public transport whenever we can, but the journey from Huntingdon, were we were... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
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Guided Busway which is the longest in the world (16 miles) which allows a bus to travel at speed (the driver just sits there with no hands on the steering wheel) along a disused railway line guided by wheels mounted on the side of the bus which...more
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

The busway is a fast route into Cambridge with free parking and a cheap return fare.If you have a oap bus pass then the journey is free. Good value.

Thank ellis p
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

First time user of busway long Stanton park ride to addenbrookes. Uninterested unhelpful staff in .. tickets mate from machine or pay on bus. No help which route or bus or provider. Harks back to post office or BRitish rail in 70s is there customer...More

1  Thank sinkplug
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Came to St Ives and surrounding places of interest for a week for a reunion with friends. Discovered the Guided Busway - brilliant. Used it for a couple of days sightseeing in Cambridge and what a delight. None of the stress and hassle of driving...More

Thank MalcolmH65
Reviewed 14 February 2018

I use the Busway several times a week, going to Cambridge or St.Ives & 99% of the time they are smack on time (great as I need to be at either place on time for charity shop shift changes). When there is a delay it...More

Thank CambridgeCat
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We catch the bus at the end of our street and travel regularly into Cambridge. Having a bus pass makes the journey free. During the day and evening, the service is excellent.. However, there are not enough seats or buses during early morning and evening...More

Thank GeoffinCambs
Reviewed 22 December 2017

A system that Cambridgeshire County Council have locked themselves into but reality is different from the actual delivery. The concrete sections the track is made from are subsiding in places and extensive repairs are not far away. There have been several crashes and incidents associated...More

1  Thank Antarctic
Reviewed 9 November 2017

we like to use public transport whenever we can, but the journey from Huntingdon, were we were staying, to Cambridge can be very long, but the guided busway did manage to speed up our journey.

Thank 2wirralwanderers
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Don't bother with taxis in Cambridge. The bus system is extensive and easy to use. We opted for a one-week pass which definitely saves you money, and the drivers are unfailingly polite and very helpful.

Thank bmkay
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Travelling without holds up and on a unique busway makes travelling into Cambridge painless. The buses run frequently, have free wifi and the staff are polite and helpful especially to strangers. I use this at least once a month and passing the bird reserve makes...More

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I us the A Bus to get to St Ives at least once a week and anytime I have to go to Addenbrooks Hospital. It is just a pity that it does not make immediate stops between the Busway and Cambridge Central. More to the...More

Thank Hekatahuna
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marja k
31 October 2016|
Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know the answer to these questions. I do know there are limited stops.
12 January 2015|
Response from Lucie D |
Sorry I don't know? ;(