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Duration 1h 49m
Distance 42.1 miles
Average price £41
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Harpenden and Northampton takes 1h 49m and the fastest train takes 1h 25m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Harpenden 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. Harpenden
  2. London Euston
  3. Northampton
1h 59m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£36 - £42

Harpenden to Northampton train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Harpenden and Northampton. The earliest departure is at 22:36 at night, and the last departure from Harpenden is at 23:38 which arrives into Northampton at 02:05. All services require a transfer at London St Pancras International LL and take an average of 1h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Harpenden to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Harpenden and arriving at Northampton via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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It is 38 miles from Harpenden to Northampton. It is approximately 42.1 miles to drive.

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Harpenden to Northampton train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Harpenden station.

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

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