There are 6 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton by train, bus, night train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to Northampton

$16 - $45

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) 777 / ...

$22 - $29

Night train  •  42 min

  1. Take the night train from Birmingham International to Northampton

$27 - $45

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton 48.4 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton 48.4 miles

$10 - $15

Towncar  •  53 min

  1. Take a town car from Birmingham Airport to Northampton 48.4 miles

$120 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton is to night train which costs £21 - £35 and takes 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham International and arriving at Northampton. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Northampton is 39 miles. The road distance is 48.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs £12 - £35.

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The train from Birmingham International to Northampton takes 52 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal station.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Birmingham International station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton is to train which takes 52 min and costs £12 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £22 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station).

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Northampton station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton.
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  • Distance: 38.7 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Birmingham Airport (BHX), England and Northampton, England?

West Midlands operates a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 52 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Northampton
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Northampton
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Birmingham Airport to Northampton
Estimated price
$120 - $170

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