How to get from Manchester to Northampton

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Travel Information between Manchester and Northampton

distanceDistance102 miles (164 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £56
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £17 • 4 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £44 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, British Airways or West Midlands Railway

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 102 miles (164 km) from Manchester to Northampton. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, British Airways or West Midlands Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Manchester to Northampton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester 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 Manchester to Northampton.

There are 3 ways to travel from Manchester to Northampton including taking a coach, flight or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Manchester to Northampton. Tickets for a coach cost on average £17.

This is compared to other travel options to Northampton:

A coach is £27 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Manchester to Northampton costing on average £44.

A coach is about £38 less than a train, which costs on average £56 for this route.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 35 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 1 h 57 min   on average.

The distance between Manchester and Northampton is around 102 miles (164 km).

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Northampton is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Northampton.
  • Most travellers board their train from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Northampton.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Northampton by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Manchester to Northampton tickets on Omio for £17.
  • British Airways can get you to Northampton by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with British Airways from Manchester to Northampton for £44 on Omio.
  • West Midlands Railway can get you to Northampton by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with West Midlands Railway from Manchester to Northampton for £56 on Omio.

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

  • You can find direct coaches per day to Northampton with.
  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to take to Northampton with.

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.

Omio customers who travel from Manchester to Northampton often also extend their holiday to go to London, Luton or Leicester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Northampton and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £17 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £44 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £56 one way on average.

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

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