Manchester to Northampton train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Manchester to Northampton

Showing times and prices for Apr 24

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 52 m

Average

2 h 32 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

164 km

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to start from $73 with an average ticket price of $76.

The fastest train from Manchester to takes 1h 52m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 32m and covers a distance of 164 km.

5 trains that leave Manchester for every day with 5 travelling directly.

Avanti West Coast
09:15AM1h52
Manchester
11:07AMNorthampton
$731One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:25AM3h13
Manchester
12:38PMNorthampton
$741One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
10:15AM1h53
Manchester
12:08PMNorthampton
$741One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
05:05AM2h14
Manchester
07:19AMNorthampton
$781One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
05:11AM3h28
Manchester
08:39AMNorthampton
$781One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Northampton

distanceDistance102 miles (164 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$69 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry or West Midland Trains

Trains from Manchester to Northampton cover the 102 miles (164 km) long route taking on average 1 h 52 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or West Midland Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $69 (€60), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $26 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Northampton.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and West Midland Trains from Manchester to Northampton trains

You can travel by train between Manchester and Northampton with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and West Midland Trains for as low as $33 (€29). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Manchester to Northampton you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Train information from Manchester to Northampton with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 5 min
  • Cheapest Price: $53
  • CrossCountry frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Trains from Manchester to Northampton

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester 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 Manchester to Northampton.
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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Northampton can start from as little as $26 (€23) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Northampton is $69 (€60); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Northampton from Manchester is on average 1 h 52 min   for the 102 mile (164 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester and Northampton by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Northampton leaves at 5: 05 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Northampton leaves at 9: 25 PM.
There are 16 trains a day from Manchester to Northampton which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or West Midland Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Manchester to Northampton train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry or West Midland Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Manchester and Northampton to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 25 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (766 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Northampton, located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Manchester to Northampton is November.
You have options as you can travel to Northampton from Manchester 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Northampton

Manchester
Northampton
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey between Manchester and Northampton.
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Public transit options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)
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