There are 5 ways to get from Bicester to Northampton by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2) to Buckingham, Tesco (Services) X5
  2. Take the bus from Buckingham, Tesco (Services) to Central Railway Station
  3. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Northampton

$16 - $22

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Bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2) to Buckingham, Tesco (Services) X5
  2. Take the bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Central Milton Keynes, Santander House X80
  3. Take the bus from Central Railway Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) X7 / ...

$18 - $21

Train  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Banbury to Coventry
  2. Take the train from Coventry to Northampton

$50 - $97

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bicester to Northampton 33 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Bicester to Northampton 33 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bicester to Northampton is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bicester to Northampton is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bicester to Northampton station. However, there are services departing from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2) and arriving at Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) via Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) and Central Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bicester to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Bicester North and arriving at Northampton via Banbury and Coventry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Bicester and Northampton is 27 miles. The road distance is 33 miles.

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The best way to get from Bicester to Northampton without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs £12 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to get from Bicester to Northampton, including transfers.

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Bicester to Northampton bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2) station.

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

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The best way to get from Bicester to Northampton is to bus which takes 1 h 53 min and costs £13 - £17. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £75 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Bicester to Northampton.
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  • Distance: 26.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between Bicester, England and Northampton, England?

You can take a bus from Bicester to Northampton via Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) and Central Railway Station in around 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bicester to Northampton via Banbury and Coventry in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Northampton
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Coventry to Northampton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Coventry to Northampton
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bicester Town Centre, Manorsfield Road (Bus Stand 2) to Buckingham, Tesco (Services)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Buckingham, Tesco (Services) to Central Railway Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Central Milton Keynes, Santander House
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Central Milton Keynes, Santander House
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Railway Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, Santander House to Northampton Bus Interchange (Drapery Arrivals)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bicester to Northampton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
A1 Taxis
Phone
+44 1865 248000
Website
a1taxisoxford.co.uk
Royal Cars
Phone
+44 1865 777333
Website
royal-cars.com
Radio Taxis Oxford Ltd
Phone
+44 1865 242424
Website
radiotaxisoxford.co.uk

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