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from Birmingham to Northampton

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Travel Information to Northampton from Birmingham

distanceDistance45 miles (73 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £19
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £19 • 1 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or West Midlands Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 45 miles (73 km) from Birmingham to Northampton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 3 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or West Midlands Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Northampton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Northampton

Travel 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.

How do you get from Birmingham to Northampton?

There are 2 ways to travel between Birmingham and Northampton including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Northampton from Birmingham?

The cheapest way from Birmingham to Northampton is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £14 compared to other travel options to Northampton:

A coach is generally £4 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £19 from Birmingham to Northampton.

What is the fastest way to get to Northampton from Birmingham?

The fastest way from Birmingham to Northampton is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 3 min.

Other travel options between Birmingham and Northampton can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Northampton by coach can take on average 1 h 40 min.

How far is Northampton from Birmingham?

The distance between Birmingham and Northampton is around 45 miles (73 km).

How many services a day are there to Northampton from Birmingham?

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Northampton is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Birmingham and Northampton as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Northampton?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Northampton:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Birmingham, Coach Station to Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park).
  • Most travellers who buy a train ticket from Birmingham to Northampton depart from Birmingham New Street to Northampton.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Birmingham to Northampton?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Northampton, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Northampton by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Birmingham to Northampton for £14 on Omio.
  • Travel with West Midlands Railway to go to Northampton by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find West Midlands Railway Birmingham to Northampton tickets on Omio for £19.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Birmingham to Northampton?

Your journey from Birmingham to Northampton doesn't have to end in Northampton. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Luton or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Luton or Manchester to your Birmingham to Northampton trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Northampton today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Northampton from Birmingham online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Birmingham to Northampton, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £14 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £19 one way.

But we recommend booking Birmingham to Northampton tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.