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Trains Birmingham to Northampton: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Birmingham to Northampton?

On average, a train ticket from Birmingham to Northampton will cost you £ 25.84. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 20.25. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

Birmingham to Northampton by train

Best price £ 22.20
Journey duration 35 min
Connections per day 41
First departure 20:20
Last departure 00:06
Distance 46.0 mi
Departure Birmingham
Arrival Northampton
Carriers Nationalrail, Deutsche Bahn, CFR Călători, West Midlands Trains, West midlands railway, Avanti West Coast, Cross country

Route Summary by Train

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Maximum price
£ 12,959.27

Birmingham - Northampton


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£ 15.50

Wednesday, June 22nd 2022
National Express-logo
Northampton, Victoria Street (Upper Mounts Car Park) - Birmingham, Coach Station
03:25 - 05:15
National Express
1h 50min
CO2: 2.59kg

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Northampton by train?

The journey from Birmingham to Northampton covers a distance of 46.0 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 33 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 14 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 Birmingham to Northampton faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Birmingham to Northampton leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Birmingham at 05:33. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 00:06. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Birmingham and Northampton. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

When traveling from Birmingham to Northampton by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Birmingham by using stations such as Birmingham New Street, Birmingham New Street [ BHM ], Northampton, Rugby, Nuneaton, Coventry, Shirley, Birmingham Moor Street, Sutton Coldfield and Four Oaks. These connect you to stations including Northampton, Northampton [ NMP ], Rugby, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham New Street, Nuneaton, Birmingham International, Butlers Lane, Birmingham Moor Street and Shirley in Northampton. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Birmingham or in Northampton, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Birmingham to Northampton?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Northampton, you can travel with providers such as West Midlands Trains, West midlands railway, Avanti West Coast and Cross country. You will find a maximum number of 71 departures per day. On average, there are 50 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 50 direct journeys between Birmingham and Northampton. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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