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Cambridgeshire Council

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Cambridgeshire County Council
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Cambridgeshire • Huntingdonshire
Primary Destinations
Cambridge • Ely • Huntingdon • March • Wisbech
Other Important Destinations
Chatteris • St Neots
Bedford • Central Bedfordshire • Essex • Hertfordshire • Lincolnshire • Norfolk • North Northamptonshire • Peterborough • Suffolk
National Highways Roads
M11, A1(M) (DBFO), A1, A11, A14(M), A14, A47, A428

Cambridgeshire County Council is the Highway Authority for all roads in the Administrative County of Cambridgeshire, with the exception of Trunk roads managed by National Highways.

The Authority takes in areas within the historic counties of Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire, as well as a small area of Essex around Great Chiswell and the Tilbrook and Eaton Socon areas of historic Bedfordshire.

Highways Management

The county council is responsible for the maintenance of all roads and associated footpaths in the county through four area offices, these being in March, Ely, Huntingdon and Whittlesford. The council also maintain 350 sets of traffic signals, road markings, 57,500 street lights, 3,900 illuminated traffic signs and 2,300 illuminated bollards. Pre salting is undertaken on 40% of the network.


The County Council is in a partnership arrangement with Atkins and a number of supply chain partners under the name of Cambridgeshire Highways. The organisation delivers, highway maintenance, transport asset management, traffic management, street lighting and bridge maintenance as well as the design of major transport infrastructure and transport planning advice.

Primary Destinations

The following Primary Destinations are located within the council area:

Trunk Roads

The following roads that run through the council area are at least partially Trunk Roads, and therefore managed by National Highways:

Principal and Classified Numbered Roads

The following is a list of A and B classified roads that are at least partially managed by the council:

Route From To Length


A10 Monument, London Hardwick Roundabout, King's Lynn 99.7 miles View
A15 Hessle (W) Norman Cross 99.3 miles View
A141 Guyhirn Brampton 26.7 miles View
A142 Newmarket Chatteris 25.9 miles View
A505 Leighton Buzzard Great Abington 49.2 miles View
A603 Bedford Cambridge 29.9 miles View
A605 Thrapston Guyhirn 35.1 miles View
A1096 Galley Hill St Ives 2.7 miles View
A1101 Long Sutton bypass Bury St Edmunds 53.4 miles View
A1123 Hartford, Huntingdon Soham 23.7 miles View
A1134 Cambridge Cambridge 10.2 miles View
A1198 Royston Godmanchester 19.3 miles View
A1301 Trumpington Stump Cross 7.8 miles View
A1303 Madingley Newmarket 15.7 miles View
A1304 Six Mile Bottom Water Hall 9.4 miles View
A1307 Alconbury Haverhill 44 miles View
A1309 Trumpington Milton 6.2 miles View
A1421 Haddenham Witcham 2.3 miles View
A1428 6.62 km View
A6118 Stibbington Wansford 0.6 miles View  
B198 South Brink Walton Highway 4.6 miles View
B645 Rushden Eaton Ford 17.7 miles View
B660 Bedford Ramsey St Mary's 34.7 miles View
B661 Buckden By Pass Great Staughton 4.8 miles View
B662 Old Weston Wigsthorpe 5.1 miles View
B663 Bythorn By Pass Chelveston 7.6 miles View
B671 Elton PE8 Wansford 4.2 miles View
B1039 Royston Wendens Ambo 11.2 miles View
B1040 Biggleswade Crowland 50.5 miles View
B1041 St Neots Little Paxton 1.8 miles View
B1042 Sandy Wimpole Lodge 11.5 miles View
B1043 St Neots Norman Cross 19.8 miles View
B1044 Godmanchester Huntingdon 2.2 miles View
B1046 Eynesbury, St Neots Barton 17.2 miles View
B1047 East Barnwell Fen Ditton 1.3 miles View
B1048 Crosshall Eaton Ford 0.9 miles View
B1049 Cambridge Wilburton 10.7 miles View
B1050 Bar Hill Chatteris 17.8 miles View
B1052 Wendens Ambo Burrough End 17.0 miles View
B1061 Sturmer Newmarket 13.9 miles View
B1063 Newmarket Clare 16.2 miles View
B1085 Fordham Lidgate 12.2 miles View
B1086 Somersham Pidley Parks 2.3 miles View
B1089 Pidley Somersham 0.9 miles View
B1090 Sawtry Houghton Hill 9.9 miles View
B1091 Yaxley Stanground 3.5 miles View
B1093 Whittlesey Hole in the Wall Farm 21.1 miles View
B1094 Iron Bridge Nordelph 5.4 miles View
B1095 Stanground Pondersbridge 4.0 miles View
B1096 Ramsey Benwick 5.7 miles View
B1098 Chatteris Three Holes 12.4 miles View
B1099 March By Pass Bedlam Bridge 5.5 miles View
B1100 Welney Christchurch 2.3 miles View
B1101 Wimblington Elm 11.1 miles View
B1102 Stow Cum Quy Mildenhall 17.3 miles View
B1103 Burwell Newmarket 4.4 miles View
B1104 Prickwillow Chippenham 9.0 miles View
B1165 Spalding bypass Newton(E) 16.6 miles View
B1166 Market Deeping Leverington Common 22.3 miles View
B1169 Leverington Common Leverington 1.3 miles View
B1187 Guyhirn Parson Drove 3.8 miles View
B1368 Puckeridge Hauxton 19.6 miles View
B1381 Earith Sutton 4.9 miles View
B1382 Ely Shippea Hill(NW) 6.3 miles View
B1411 Ely Gold Hill(S) 9.7 miles View
B1428 Eaton Socon St Neots By Pass 3.7 miles View
B1514 Brampton Hartford 6.2 miles View
B1542 Guyhirn Wisbech 11.73 km View    
C333 Isle of Ely Way High Street 1.12 km View
C334 Huntingdon Road High Street 0.25 km View 

Classified Unnumbered (Class III) Roads

Main Article: Cambridgeshire Council (Class III roads)

For its Class III road network, Cambridgeshire County Council uses "C" prefixes.


Main Article: Cambridgeshire Council (Junctions)

Bridges, Tunnels, and other Crossings

Main Article: Cambridgeshire Council (Crossings)


Cambridgeshire Council
A10 • A15 • A141 • A142 • A505 • A603 • A605 • A1096 • A1101 • A1123 • A1134 • A1198 • A1301 • A1303 • A1304 • A1307 • A1309 • A1421 • A1428 • A6118 • B198 (Wisbech) • B645 • B660 • B661 • B662 • B663 • B671 • B1039 • B1040 • B1041 • B1042 • B1043 • B1044 • B1046 • B1047 • B1048 • B1049 • B1050 • B1052 • B1061 • B1063 • B1085 • B1086 • B1089 • B1090 • B1091 • B1093 • B1094 • B1095 • B1096 • B1098 • B1099 • B1100 • B1101 • B1102 • B1103 • B1104 • B1165 • B1166 • B1169 • B1187 • B1368 • B1381 • B1382 • B1411 • B1428 • B1514 • B1542 • C333 (Cambridgeshire) • C334 (Cambridgeshire)
Cambridge • Chatteris • Ely • Huntingdon • March • St Neots • Wisbech
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