How to get to Northampton from Plymouth

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from Plymouth to Northampton

How to get to Northampton from Plymouth by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Plymouth to Northampton is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Plymouth to Northampton

distanceDistance191 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£31 - £69
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £31 • 7 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £69 • 5 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Rail

Travel 191 miles by train or coach between Plymouth and Northampton. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Great Western Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Plymouth to Northampton.

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All travel companies: Train and Coach Companies from Plymouth to Northampton

National Express and CrossCountry will get you from Plymouth to Northampton at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Plymouth to Northampton. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel provider operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel to Northampton from Plymouth, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Plymouth to Northampton

      FAQs: 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 Plymouth to Northampton.

      There are 2 ways to get from Plymouth to Northampton: train or coach.

      The cheapest way to travel between Plymouth and Northampton is a coach with an average price of £31.

      This is compared to other travel options from Plymouth to Northampton:

      Taking a coach costs £38 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £69.

      The fastest way to get to Northampton from Plymouth is by train with an average travel time of 5 h 9 min.

      Other travel options to Northampton take longer:

      Coach takes 7 h 50 min on average.

      You should expect to travel around 191 miles from Plymouth to Northampton.

      The average frequency per day from Plymouth to Northampton is:

      • 12 trains a day.

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Plymouth to Northampton:

      • Coaches most often depart from Plymouth at Plymouth, Coach Station and arrive in Northampton at Northampton, London Road.
      • Trains mostly leave from Plymouth and tend to arrive in Northampton.

      The following travel companies offer services from Plymouth to Northampton:

      • National Express can take you to Northampton by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Plymouth to Northampton for £31.
      • Travel with Great Western Rail or CrossCountry for trains to Northampton. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Rail Plymouth to Northampton tickets on Omio for £69.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Plymouth to Northampton with the following travel companies:

      • Take a direct coach with.
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      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Northampton as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Plymouth to Northampton.

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

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