Duration 5h 8m
Distance 342.2 miles
Average price £230
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Glasgow and Northampton takes 5h 8m and the fastest train takes 4h 13m. The train service runs several times per day from Glasgow 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. Glasgow Central
  2. Northampton
4h 16m
£125 - £432

Glasgow to Northampton train times

Trains run twice daily between Glasgow and Northampton. The service departs Glasgow at 16:00 in the afternoon, which arrives into Northampton at 21:07. All services require a transfer at Rugby and take an average of 5h 8m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Glasgow to Northampton? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Glasgow to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Glasgow Central and arriving at Northampton via Rugby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 16m.

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The distance between Glasgow and Northampton is 286 miles. The road distance is 342.2 miles.

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Glasgow to Northampton train services, operated by Virgin Trains, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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

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What companies run services between Glasgow and Northampton?

Virgin Trains operates a train from Glasgow to Northampton twice daily. Tickets cost £120 - £410 and the journey takes 3h 42m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Twice daily
Estimated price
£120 - £410

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