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from Edinburgh to Northampton

You can get from Edinburgh to Northampton by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Edinburgh to Northampton on 19 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:40Edinburgh Airport1h15 20:55London Luton Airport
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£821One-way
Cheapest
10:45Edinburgh10h10 20:55Northampton
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£341One-way
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20:05Edinburgh Airport1h15 21:20Birmingham International Airport
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£821One-way
19:05Edinburgh Airport1h30 20:35London Gatwick Airport
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£821One-way
07:00Edinburgh Airport1h25 08:25London Stansted Airport
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£821One-way

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Travel Information to Northampton from Edinburgh

distanceDistance272 miles (438 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£38 - £63
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £38 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £38 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 272 miles (438 km) by flight, coach or train from Edinburgh to Northampton. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £38. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are easyJet, National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Northampton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Northampton.
FAQs

How do you get from Edinburgh to Northampton?

There are 3 travel options from Edinburgh to Northampton: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Northampton from Edinburgh?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Northampton. Tickets for a flight cost on average £38.

This is compared to other travel options to Northampton:

A flight is about £12 less than a coach, which costs on average £50 for this journey.

A flight is £25 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Edinburgh to Northampton costing on average £63.

What is the fastest way to Northampton from Edinburgh?

The quickest way to travel between Edinburgh and Northampton is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Northampton by coach can take on average 10 h 10 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 22 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Edinburgh to Northampton?

Northampton is approximately 272 miles (438 km) away from Edinburgh.

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

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Northampton is:

  • Around 7 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Northampton from Edinburgh as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Edinburgh and in Northampton?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Edinburgh to Northampton depart from Edinburgh, Elder Street to Northampton, Saxon Avenue / Wake Way (Grange Park).
  • Most travellers board their train from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Northampton.

Which travel companies can get me from Edinburgh to Northampton?

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

  • EasyJet can take you to Northampton by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for easyJet from Edinburgh to Northampton for £38.
  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Northampton. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Edinburgh to Northampton tickets on Omio for £50.
  • Travel with Avanti West Coast for trains to Northampton. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Avanti West Coast Edinburgh to Northampton tickets on Omio for £63.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Edinburgh to Northampton ends?

Your journey from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Northampton trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Northampton today!

How early should I purchase Edinburgh to Northampton tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Edinburgh to Northampton, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £38 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £50 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £63 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Northampton from Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.