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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Boston to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Northampton

$67 - $121

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston to Peterborough X12
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A) X4
  3. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop A) to Northampton, St Edmund's Street X4

$27 - $32

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Boston to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Kettering
  3. Take the bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Kingsley Park, White Elephant PH (Number 56) 10 / ...

$47 - $84

Bus via Spalding, Bus Station  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Spalding, Bus Station to Peterborough, Broadway Mansion
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A) X4
  3. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop A) to Northampton, St Edmund's Street X4

$37 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Northampton 75.6 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Northampton is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Northampton is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Boston and Northampton is 62 miles. The road distance is 75.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Boston to Northampton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Boston and arriving at Northampton, St Edmund's Street via Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) and Corby, George Street (Stop A). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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

You can take a train from Boston to Northampton via Grantham, London Kings Cross, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 3 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Northampton via Peterborough, Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15), and Corby, George Street (Stop A) in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Boston to Grantham
Ave. Duration
50 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
Train from Boston to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Train from Nottingham to Kettering
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Kingsley Park, White Elephant PH (Number 56)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Corby, George Street (Stop A) to Northampton, St Edmund's Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Boston, Bus Station to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 20)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Spalding, Bus Station to Peterborough, Broadway Mansion
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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