How to get from Northampton to Birmingham

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from Northampton to Birmingham

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

Our recommendation

To get from Northampton to Birmingham on 21 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:14Northampton1h09 09:23Birmingham New Street
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08:14Northampton1h09 09:23Birmingham New Street
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07:14Northampton1h09 08:23Birmingham New Street
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06:41Northampton1h01 07:42Birmingham New Street
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07:37Northampton1h05 08:42Birmingham New Street
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Travel Information to Birmingham from Northampton

distanceDistance45 miles (73 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£7 - £14
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £7 • 31 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £7 • 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or West Midlands Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 45 miles (73 km) to Birmingham from Northampton. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £7. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or West Midlands Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Northampton to Birmingham.

Travel Tips: Travel from Northampton to Birmingham

Travel to Birmingham 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 Northampton to Birmingham.

There are 2 travel options from Northampton to Birmingham: coach or train.

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Northampton to Birmingham, which costs on average £7.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Birmingham:

A train is about £7 less than a coach, which costs on average £14 for this trip.

The quickest way to travel between Northampton and Birmingham is by train, which takes on average 31 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 1 h 40 min.

You should expect to travel around 45 miles (73 km) from Northampton to Birmingham.

The average frequency per day from Northampton to Birmingham is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

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

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Northampton to Birmingham depart from Northampton to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers take a train from Northampton to Birmingham New Street.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Northampton to Birmingham:

  • You can take a coach from Northampton to Birmingham with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £14 with National Express from Northampton to Birmingham.
  • You can travel to Birmingham from Northampton by train with West Midlands Railway. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £7 with West Midlands Railway from Northampton to Birmingham.
Omio customers who travel from Northampton to Birmingham often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Birmingham and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £14 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £7 one way.

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

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