Woman riding bicycle through green area

At its heart, Alconbury Weald has been designed to encourage a healthy, sustainable lifestyle by creating walkable neighbourhoods, providing an extensive network of safe, well-lit cycleways and investing in easily accessible, reliable public transport.

Careful consideration has also been given to car users with investment being made in road safety and improved traffic flows on local roads as well as increased capacity on the A14.

With Cambridge Airport and London Stansted Airport less than an hour away, Alconbury Weald isn’t just well connected locally and regionally, but also nationally and internationally.

  • Alconbury Weald is on the Guided Bus route B and with its own prioritised bus link through the Cambridgeshire Guided Busway.
  • Nearest train station is 15 minutes away in Huntingdon.
  • Alconbury Weald rail station planned as part of a £22 billion investment in East Coast Mainline.
  • Green Travel Plan to help businesses on site minimise car use by their workforce.
  • Plans for regional extension of the Cambridgeshire Autonomous Metro (CAM), to include routes from Alconbury to St Ives, improving connections across Greater Cambridgeshire and beyond.

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Punting on the River Cam in Cambridge with Kings College in background Woman riding electric bicycle
Night time street scene at Alconbury Weald with houses and lighting


Alconbury Weald is well connected to the local and strategic road network. £1.5 billion is being invested into the A14 and with upgrade plans for the A1, those connections are getting stronger.

Driving Travel Times

to/from Cambridge 30mins
to/from Peterborough 20mins
to/from Milton Keynes 40mins
to/from London 1h 20mins
Cambridge bus


From Ermine Street you can catch the Cambridgeshire Guided Busway Service B to Peterborough or Huntingdon, St Ives and Cambridge (direct bus – no need to change).

Bus Travel Times

to/from Cambridge 1h 20mins
to/from Peterborough 45mins
to/from St Ives 30mins
to/from Huntingdon train station 10mins

The 46a bus service also operates along Ermine Street and connects with Huntingdon bus station, Alconbury village and Stilton.

Train seats


Huntingdon has fast, regular train services to
to London, St Neots and Peterborough. By using railcards, travelling at off-peak times or booking in advance, you can save money on your rail journey.

The National Rail website provides a journey planner that gives you train times, fares information and lets you track trains in real time: nationalrail.co.uk.

Train Travel Times

to/from Peterborough 17mins
to/from St Neots 7mins
to/from London 1h 5mins

Huntingdon railway station is less than 6km from Alconbury Weald and a 10 minutes bus journey on the Busway B service, which stops just outside the station.

Alternatively, it would take you approximately 25 minutes to cycle to Huntingdon train station and secure, sheltered cycle parking is provided free of charge there.

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