Duration 2h 1m
Distance 65.9 miles
Average price £57
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Derby and Northampton takes 2h 1m and the fastest train takes 1h 37m. There is an hourly train service from Derby 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. Derby
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Northampton
2h 5m
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£43 - £111

Derby to Northampton train times

Trains run hourly between Derby and Northampton. The earliest departure is at 15:28 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Derby is at 22:46 which arrives into Northampton at 06:34. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 2h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Derby to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Northampton via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Derby and Northampton is 53 miles. The road distance is 65.9 miles.

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Derby to Northampton train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Derby station.

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

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