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Duration 2h 30m
Distance 62.6 miles
Average price £41
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Northampton and Hertford takes 2h 30m and the fastest train takes 1h 50m. There is an hourly train service from Northampton to Hertford. 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. Northampton
  2. Tottenham Hale
  3. Hertford
2h 23m
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£35 - £43

Northampton to Hertford train times

Trains run hourly between Northampton and Hertford. The earliest departure is at 05:05 in the morning, and the last departure from Northampton is at 23:34 which arrives into Hertford at 07:01. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, March 5, 2021

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No, there is no direct train from Northampton to Hertford. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Hertford East via Euston station and Tottenham Hale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 23m.

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The distance between Northampton and Hertford is 47 miles. The road distance is 62.6 miles.

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Northampton to Hertford train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Northampton station.

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Northampton to Hertford train services, operated by Greater Anglia, arrive at Hertford East station.

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There are 336+ hotels available in Hertford. Prices start at £75 per night.

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