Duration 1h 20m
Distance 21.8 miles
Average price £13
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bedford and Northampton takes 1h 20m and the fastest train takes 1h 2m. There is a train service every few hours from Bedford to Northampton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bedford St Johns
  2. Bletchley
  3. Northampton
1h 13m
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£10 - £16

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No, there is no direct train from Bedford to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Bedford St Johns and arriving at Northampton via Bletchley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between Bedford and Northampton is 19 miles. The road distance is 21.8 miles.

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Bedford to Northampton train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Bedford St Johns station.

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Bedford to Northampton train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Northampton station.

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You can take a train from Bedford to Northampton via Bletchley in around 1h 13m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
£4 - £7

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