Enjoy a fun weekend getaway with friends or family and head up to Cambridge in style! DriveNow Car Club’s daily packages are great for weekend trips – you can be flexible in choosing how long you want to stay and there’s no need to book in advance. Just find a car through the DriveNow app when you’re heading away, and book the daily package after selecting Reserve. For Cambridge we would suggest the 2 day package, so you can make the most of your trip and don’t need to rush to see all the beauty of the University City! London (N7) to Cambridge: 60 miles each way
DriveNow Package: 2 day package (120 miles) Ready to drive off? It’s time to explore! Punting on the River Cam
One of the experiences you shouldn’t miss when visiting Cambridge. Enjoy the heart of the city by taking a punt up the River Cam for some spectacular views and discover the back of each world famous college. Why not end your punting with a picnic beside the River Cam? Sit down and let the world go by. Join a walking tour
If you want to hear fascinating facts, stories and myths about the historic city, you can join a walking tour by locals. See magnificent university buildings and discover the famous King’s College Chapel, the Cambridge University or the Parker Library at Corpus Christ College. Museums
The city offers a wide range of interesting museums that are worth a visit on either a rainy or sunny day. Travel back in time and explore collections of art and antiques in the famous Fitzwilliam Museum of the University of Cambridge, or discover scientific instruments and models from the middle ages to the present at Whipple Museum of the History of Science. More interested in wildlife? Find hundreds of animals at the University Museum of Zoology. Cambridge University Botanic Garden
Enjoy a calm morning in one of the most popular university gardens in the UK! The heritage garden maintains plant species from all over the world in about 40 acres and is so inviting for a relaxing stroll around. You’ll also find seasonal colours in the Winter and Autumn Gardens when it gets colder! Castle Hill
Climb up the highest point of the city and watch the sunset with a view. The green mound is right next to the Cambridgeshire County Council and gives you a lovely view of the city. Music Pub
Feel the vibrant student and cultural life in one of the traditional pubs and music bars in town. A perfect way to end your day in the heart of Cambridge and let the impressions of the day sink in. Find out where else you can visit with a daily package:
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DriveNow guide to the Cotswolds Please note: The BMW i3 will only offer the 2, 3, 4 and 6 hour packages. All other models in our fleet will offer the 2, 3 and 4 day packages as well as the 12 and 24 hourly packages.
If you exceed the mileage allocation of your package, you’ll be charged 29p per mile. If you exceed the time allowance, you’ll be charged the standard per minute rate of the vehicle you’re renting.