Edinburgh to Northampton train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Northampton

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh to Northampton is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
08:525h45
Edinburgh
14:37Northampton
£771One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:525h45
Edinburgh
16:37Northampton
£1181One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:525h45
Edinburgh
18:37Northampton
£1251One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh to Northampton

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
Avanti West Coast
08:525h45
Edinburgh
14:37Northampton
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:525h45
Edinburgh
16:37Northampton
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:525h45
Edinburgh
18:37Northampton
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh to Northampton

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

5 h 45 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

438 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh for Northampton every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:525h45
Edinburgh
14:37Northampton
£771One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:525h45
Edinburgh
16:37Northampton
£1181One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:525h45
Edinburgh
18:37Northampton
£1251One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Northampton

distanceDistance272 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£85 (€95)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry

Trains from Edinburgh to Northampton cover the 272 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £49, but the average price of train tickets is £85. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Northampton.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Northampton

Buy your official Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express and CrossCountry train tickets from Edinburgh to Northampton from £49 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Edinburgh to Northampton train information with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: £49
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh to Northampton train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Northampton.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Northampton can start from as little as £49 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Northampton is £85; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Northampton train travel time is 5 h 15 min   for the 272 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Northampton leaves at 05: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Northampton leaves at 16: 51.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Edinburgh to Northampton without having to change trains with Virgin Trains. There is 1 direct train from Edinburgh to Northampton each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the route from Edinburgh to Northampton you can take a train with Virgin Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Edinburgh and Northampton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Northampton, located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Edinburgh to Northampton is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Edinburgh to Northampton including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Northampton

Edinburgh
Northampton
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip to Northampton from Edinburgh.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Edinburgh GatewayWifiParkingAccessibility
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate
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HomeTrainsTrain Times to Northampton Edinburgh to Northampton train

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