Find a bus from Leicester to Northampton

These train, bus and flight companies trust us

Find the cheapest ticket for your trip

Find cheap car hire in

Journey details

Best price 7.99 £
Journey duration 4 h 18 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 03:15
Last departure 10:55
Distance 46 km

Quick and easy travel from Leicester to Northampton with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Leicester to Northampton. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much do bus tickets from Leicester to Northampton cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Leicester to Northampton. On average, though, you'll pay about 30.11 £ for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as 7.99 £, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

Buses from Leicester to Northampton

How long is the journey from Leicester to Northampton by bus?

The journey from Leicester to Northampton covers a distance of 47. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 h 18 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 55 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Leicester to Northampton faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Leicester to Northampton leave?

In general, the first departure of the night will leave Leicester at 03:15, and the last departure will leave at 10:55. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Leicester to Northampton can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many journeys from Leicester to Northampton take place each day?

On average, there are 4 daily departures from Leicester to Northampton. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 38 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include National Express, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 2 departures from Leicester which travel directly to Northampton. There are 2 journeys with one change or more.