Birmingham to Northampton train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Northampton

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£6

Average

£18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

West Midlands Railway
07:14Birmingham1h06 08:20Northampton
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£61One-way
West Midlands Railway
11:14Birmingham1h06 12:20Northampton
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£191One-way
West Midlands Railway
18:39Birmingham1h05 19:44Northampton
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£191One-way
West Midlands Railway
09:14Birmingham1h06 10:20Northampton
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£191One-way
West Midlands Railway
20:54Birmingham1h02 21:56Northampton
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£191One-way

Train schedule Birmingham to Northampton

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
West Midlands Railway
07:14Birmingham1h06 08:20Northampton
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West Midlands Railway
08:33Birmingham1h03 09:36Northampton
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West Midlands Railway
09:14Birmingham1h06 10:20Northampton
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West Midlands Railway
11:14Birmingham1h06 12:20Northampton
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West Midlands Railway
11:33Birmingham1h03 12:36Northampton
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West Midlands Railway
15:14Birmingham1h06 16:20Northampton
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West Midlands Railway
17:33Birmingham1h03 18:36Northampton
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West Midlands Railway
18:39Birmingham1h05 19:44Northampton
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West Midlands Railway
20:54Birmingham1h02 21:56Northampton
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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Northampton

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 2 m

Average

1 h 4 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

74 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Birmingham for Northampton every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

West Midlands Railway
20:54Birmingham1h02 21:56Northampton
0 changes
£191One-way
West Midlands Railway
11:33Birmingham1h03 12:36Northampton
0 changes
£191One-way
West Midlands Railway
17:33Birmingham1h03 18:36Northampton
0 changes
£191One-way
West Midlands Railway
08:33Birmingham1h03 09:36Northampton
0 changes
£191One-way
West Midlands Railway
18:39Birmingham1h05 19:44Northampton
0 changes
£191One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Northampton

distanceDistance45 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€9)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesWest Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, London Midland or CrossCountry

Trains from Birmingham to Northampton cover the 45 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 6 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, London Midland or CrossCountry. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £8, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Northampton.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Birmingham to Northampton

For as little as £6 you can travel by train from Birmingham to Northampton with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Northampton from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains from Birmingham to Northampton on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Birmingham to Northampton train timetable from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 45 miles (73 km) journey from Birmingham to Northampton, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Northampton from Birmingham in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the CrossCountry train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Northampton from Birmingham and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Birmingham and Northampton with CrossCountry!

Birmingham to Northampton train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 28 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Northampton

Travel by train to Northampton easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Northampton.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Birmingham to Northampton for as little as £6  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham to Northampton train to cost on average £8  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Northampton from Birmingham via train to be approximately 45 miles.
While the time it takes to travel 45 miles to Northampton from Birmingham can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Birmingham to Northampton is on average 1 h 6 min.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arriving in Northampton.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Northampton and need to travel approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Northampton.

For the best Birmingham to Northampton train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast, London Midland or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Northampton from Birmingham to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can look for direct trains from Birmingham to Northampton with West Midlands Railway  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
The first Birmingham to Northampton train departs at 05: 12   and the last train from Birmingham to Northampton leaves at 22: 10. Check out the most up-to-date Birmingham to Northampton train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Birmingham to Northampton is on average £8 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Birmingham and Northampton available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Birmingham
Northampton
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip from Birmingham to Northampton.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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