Public Transport in Peterborough – How to Get Around In Peterborough
Here at SRK Accommodation, we have serviced accommodation that is ideal for business or leisure. One of the great things about the city of Peterborough is that you can get around easily, even without a car. This is because the public transport in Peterborough is so reliable and regular.
This blog post looks at how to get around in Peterborough using public transport. This way, if you decide to stay at our serviced accommodation in Peterborough, you’ll be able to get around the city easily.
Peterborough is an ideal location for travelling to or from other cities. This is due to the train station. This offers excellent services in Peterborough City Centre and beyond. Peterborough is a popular location for commuters as it is possible to get to London from Peterborough in just 49 minutes. The average journey time from Peterborough to London is around 1hr and 5 minutes. However, the fast train can make this journey in less than 50 minutes. There are trains from Peterborough to London around four times every hour.
The train station in Peterborough is mainly serviced by EMT, LNER and Thameslink trains. It is possible to get to Liverpool from Peterborough in less than 4 hours, Lincoln in just over an hour and Norwich in less than an hour and a half.
In addition to trains, the public transport of buses in Peterborough is very good too. Peterborough boasts an excellent bus network with buses serving all city areas as frequently as every 10 minutes during the day. You will also find that there is a good bus service to the towns and villages surrounding Peterborough city centre too.
If you want to enjoy some fresh air and exercise in Peterborough, you’ll find many cycle routes in and around the city too. More than 150 miles of cycle routes connect the city to the Green Wheel route. These cycle routes are well-maintained and easy to follow.
Many taxi companies are available in and around the city, whether you book a private hire car in advance or you can find taxi ranks in the city centre. Taxi ranks can be seen along Broadway, Northminster, Park Road and Westgate, with an additional one located in front of Peterborough Station.
Looking to explore a new city or want a base to stay in while working locally? Contact us now to book our serviced accommodation in Peterborough. We can help you with all the bus times, train timetables and cycle routes you need. If you are using your car, we can offer free parking and recommend local electric charging points if you have an electric vehicle.