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from Oxford to Northampton

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

Our recommendation

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

10:30Oxford2h40 13:10Northampton
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20:00Oxford6h40 02:40Northampton
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Other options
06:30Oxford3h05 09:35Northampton
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12:45Oxford4h05 16:50Northampton
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13:45Oxford3h55 17:40Northampton
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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

27 Sep
£34Cross Country
£27National Express
29 Sep
£27Cross Country
£21National Express
30 Sep
£27Cross Country
£24National Express
2 Oct
£34Cross Country
£23National Express
4 Oct
£34Cross Country
£22National Express
5 Oct
£27Cross Country
£21National Express
7 Oct
£27Cross Country
£23National Express
8 Oct
£34Cross Country
£23National Express

Travel Information between Oxford and Northampton

distanceDistance37 miles (60 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £34
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 4 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £34 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 37 miles (60 km) by coach or train to Northampton from Oxford. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Oxford to Northampton.

Travel Tips

Travel from Oxford 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 Oxford to Northampton.
How do I go from Oxford to Northampton?

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

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Oxford to Northampton, which costs on average £23.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Northampton:

A coach is about £11 less than a train, which costs on average £34 for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Oxford to Northampton?

The quickest way to travel between Oxford and Northampton is by train, which takes on average 1 h 40 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 4 h 5 min.

How far is it from Oxford to Northampton?

You should expect to travel around 37 miles (60 km) from Oxford to Northampton.

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

The average frequency per day from Oxford to Northampton is:

  • 16 coaches per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Oxford to Northampton depart from Oxford, St Giles (Stop C5) to Northampton, North Gate Bus Station.
  • Most travellers take a train from Oxford to Northampton.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Oxford to Northampton?

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

  • Travel with National Express for coaches to Northampton. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Oxford to Northampton tickets on Omio for £23.
  • Travel with Cross Country for trains to Northampton. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Cross Country Oxford to Northampton tickets on Omio for £34.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Northampton from Oxford?
Omio customers who travel from Oxford to Northampton often also extend their holiday to go to London, Luton or Manchester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Northampton and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase tickets between Oxford and Northampton online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Oxford 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 journey is £23 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £34 one way.

But we recommend booking Oxford to Northampton 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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