Travel options
from Glasgow to Northampton

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

Our recommendation

To get from Glasgow to Northampton on 27 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:55Glasgow International Airport1h35 08:30London Heathrow Airport
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09:15Glasgow, Buchanan9h50 19:05Northampton
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06:45Glasgow International Airport1h35 08:20London Gatwick Airport
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19:30Glasgow International Airport1h15 20:45Birmingham International Airport
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10:55Glasgow International Airport1h10 12:05Birmingham International Airport
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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

27 Sep
£69Avanti West Coast
£42National Express
£59British Airways
28 Sep
£55Avanti West Coast
£40National Express
£39British Airways
30 Sep
£55Avanti West Coast
£42National Express
1 Oct
£55Avanti West Coast
£36National Express
6 Oct
£40Avanti West Coast
£38National Express
7 Oct
£109Avanti West Coast
£39National Express
8 Oct
£55Avanti West Coast
£38National Express
£73British Airways
9 Oct
£60Avanti West Coast
£38National Express
11 Oct
£108Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
13 Oct
£108Avanti West Coast
£39National Express
14 Oct
£40Avanti West Coast
£39National Express
15 Oct
£64Avanti West Coast
£38National Express

Travel Information to Northampton from Glasgow

distanceDistance284 miles (458 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£39 - £68
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £39 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £39 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast

Travel 284 miles (458 km) by coach, flight or train between Glasgow and 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 £39. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, easyJet or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Glasgow to Northampton.

Travel Tips

Travel from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Northampton.
What are my travel options from Glasgow to Northampton?

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

How do I get from Glasgow to Northampton the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Glasgow to Northampton is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £39 compared to other travel options to Northampton:

A flight journey is usually £3 less than a journey to Northampton by coach, which costs on average £42 for the same trip.

A flight is generally £30 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £68 from Glasgow to Northampton.

What is the fastest way to Northampton from Glasgow?

The fastest way to get to Northampton from Glasgow is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Northampton that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 9 h 50 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 20 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Glasgow to Northampton?

Northampton is approximately 284 miles (458 km) away from Glasgow.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Glasgow to Northampton?

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Northampton is:

  • 1 train per day.

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

Where do I depart from Glasgow? Where do I arrive in Northampton?

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station to Northampton, North Gate Bus Station.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Glasgow to Northampton depart from Glasgow Central to Northampton.
Who can get me from Glasgow to Northampton?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Northampton for £42 on Omio.
  • Travel with easyJet to go to Northampton by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Glasgow to Northampton tickets on Omio for £39.
  • Avanti West Coast can get you to Northampton by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Avanti West Coast from Glasgow to Northampton for £68 on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Northampton from Glasgow?

Yes, there are direct routes from Glasgow to Northampton with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Northampton with.
  • You can find a direct flight to Northampton with British Airways or BA Cityflyer.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Northampton tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Glasgow to Northampton ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Glasgow to Northampton don't make Northampton their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Luton or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Glasgow and Northampton trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Northampton to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my Glasgow to Northampton ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Glasgow 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 is £42 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £39 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £68 one way.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow Central

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle