How to travel from Stansted to Northampton

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from Stansted to Northampton

You can get from Stansted to Northampton by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Stansted to Northampton on Aug 14 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:15AMLondon, Stansted Airport3h35 12:50PMNorthampton, London Road
1 transfer
05:00PMLondon, Stansted Airport3h40 08:40PMNorthampton, London Road
1 transfer
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09:15AMLondon, Stansted Airport3h40 12:55PMNorthampton, Far Cotton
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05:00PMLondon, Stansted Airport3h45 08:45PMNorthampton, Far Cotton
1 transfer
09:15AMLondon, Stansted Airport3h45 01:00PMNorthampton
1 transfer

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Travel Information from Stansted to Northampton

distanceDistance51 miles (83 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$19 - $70
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $19 (€17) • 2 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $70 (€64) • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or West Midlands Railway

Travel 51 miles (83 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Northampton from Stansted. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $19 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or West Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Stansted to Northampton.

Travel Tips: Travel from Stansted to Northampton

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 Stansted to Northampton.

There are 4 ways to travel from Stansted to Northampton including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Stansted to Northampton is by taking a bus with an average price of $19 (€17).

This is compared to other travel options to Northampton:

A bus is generally $51 (€47) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $70 (€64) from Stansted to Northampton.

The quickest way to travel to Northampton from Stansted is by train, which takes on average 2 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 25 min   of travel time.

The Stansted to Northampton distance is around 51 miles (83 km).

The average frequency per day from Stansted to Northampton is:

  • 2 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Stansted to Northampton as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Stansted to Northampton:

  • Buses from Stansted to Northampton most often leave from Stansted, London Stansted Airport Coach Station and arrive in Northampton.
  • Trains mostly leave from Stansted Airport and tend to arrive in Northampton.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Stansted to Northampton:

  • You can travel by bus from Stansted to Northampton with National Express, and you can find National Express Stansted to Northampton tickets for $19 (€17) on Omio.
  • You can go to Northampton from Stansted by train with West Midlands Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $70 (€64) with West Midlands Railway from Stansted to Northampton on Omio.

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

  • You can take a direct bus with National Express.
  • You can book a direct train with.

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 Stansted to Northampton.

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

When planning your trip from Stansted to Northampton, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $19 (€17) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $70 (€64) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Stansted to Northampton online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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