Duration 3h 20m
Distance 82.8 miles
Average price £72
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Northampton and Bury St Edmunds takes 3h 20m and the fastest train takes 2h 44m. There is a train service every few hours from Northampton to Bury St Edmunds. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 3h 22m

  1. Northampton
  2. London Kings Cross
  3. Cambridge
  4. Bury St Edmunds
3h 22m
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£53 - £139

Northampton to Bury St Edmunds train times

Trains run hourly between Northampton and Bury St Edmunds. The earliest departure is at 17:39 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Northampton is at 22:55 which arrives into Bury St Edmunds at 07:20. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 20m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Northampton to Bury St Edmunds. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Bury St Edmunds via Euston station, London Kings Cross and Cambridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 22m.

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The distance between Northampton and Bury St Edmunds is 68 miles. The road distance is 82.8 miles.

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Northampton to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Northampton station.

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Northampton to Bury St Edmunds train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Bury St Edmunds station.

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There are 231+ hotels available in Bury St Edmunds. Prices start at £75 per night.

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