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Birmingham to Northampton by train

The journey from Birmingham to Northampton by train is 45.82 mi and takes 1 hr 2 mins. There are 30 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:35 and the last at 21:36. It is possible to travel from Birmingham to Northampton by train for as little as £5.44 or as much as £19.60. The best price for this journey is £5.44.

Lowest Price£5.44
Journey Duration1 hr 2 mins
Connection per Day30
Lowest Price£5.44
Highest Price£19.60
First Departure05:35
Last Departure21:36
Distance45.82 mi
DepartureBirmingham
ArrivalNorthampton
CarriersAvanti West Coast, West Midlands Railway

Birmingham to Northampton Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 28 Feb 2024

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

The prices for train tickets from Birmingham to Northampton vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Birmingham to Northampton will cost £5.44. The average train ticket price is approximately £9.57. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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When you're traveling from Birmingham to Northampton, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £9.57. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

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

The journey between Birmingham and Northampton by train is approximately 45.82 mi. It will take you more or less 1 hr 2 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey from Birmingham to Northampton covers a distance of 45.82 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 hr 2 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 hr 1 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.

What time are the departures from Birmingham to Northampton?

The first daily departure from Birmingham to Northampton leaves at 05:35, while the last journey of the day sets out at 21:36. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Birmingham and Northampton. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Birmingham at 05:35, and the last departure will leave at 21:36. 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 Birmingham 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.

Which stations are used when traveling from Birmingham to Northampton?

In Birmingham, departure stations include . When you arrive in Northampton, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Birmingham to Northampton?

The route from Birmingham to Northampton is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Birmingham 30 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Birmingham to Northampton, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 29 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Birmingham to Northampton. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Birmingham to Northampton, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Birmingham to Northampton.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Northampton by train

When travelling to Northampton by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Services on board Avanti West Coast and West Midlands Railway from Birmingham to Northampton
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Birmingham to Northampton CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
5.16kg
Bus
5.53kg
Flight
14.75kg
Car
11.8kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Birmingham to Northampton by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Birmingham and Northampton are 5.16kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Birmingham and Northampton? By taking the train between Birmingham and Northampton you will save 9.59kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.37kg compared to a bus and 6.64kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Birmingham to Northampton?
A train ticket from Birmingham to Northampton is £9.57. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £5.44.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Birmingham to Northampton?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Birmingham to Northampton is £5.44. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Birmingham and Northampton by train?
Birmingham to Northampton is 45.82 mi.
How long does the train between Birmingham and Northampton take?
Birmingham to Northampton is on average 1 hr 2 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 1 min.
Which companies operate from Birmingham to Northampton?
The train journey from Birmingham to Northampton is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Avanti West Coast and West Midlands Railway.
How many train connections per day go from Birmingham to Northampton?
Birmingham to Northampton has 30 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Birmingham to Northampton leave?
The earliest train from Birmingham to Northampton departs at 05:35. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Birmingham to Northampton depart?
The latest train from Birmingham to Northampton departs at 21:36. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Birmingham to Northampton in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is £5.44 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Birmingham to Northampton?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Birmingham to go to Northampton. You can go from Birmingham Moor Street, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham New Street and Five Ways and you can arrive at Northampton Services M1 and Northampton Town Centre.
How many direct connections depart from Birmingham to Northampton?
There are on average 29 direct connection(s) from Birmingham to go to Northampton.
What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham to Northampton by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Birmingham and Northampton is 1 hr 1 min.
Is there a direct train from Birmingham to Northampton?
Yes, there is a direct train between Birmingham and Northampton.
What are the CO2 emissions for Birmingham to Northampton by train?
The train journey from Birmingham to Northampton creates 5.16kg of CO2 emissions.

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