There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Wellingborough by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange X4 / ...

$29 - $59

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Bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange X4 / ...

$14 - $18

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Wellingborough

$52 - $77

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Wellingborough 62.6 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Wellingborough. However, there are services departing from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and arriving at Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange via Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Wellingborough. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Wellingborough via Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Wellingborough is 53 miles. The road distance is 62.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Wellingborough without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Birmingham to Wellingborough, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Wellingborough bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station.

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Birmingham to Wellingborough train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Wellingborough is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Birmingham to Wellingborough bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, arrive at Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange station.

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Birmingham to Wellingborough train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Wellingborough station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Wellingborough.
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  • Distance: 52.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Wellingborough, England?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Wellingborough via Leicester in around 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Wellingborough via Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Wellingborough
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Wellingborough is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Birmingham to Wellingborough.

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