There are 3 ways to get from Bristol to Northampton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton

$71 - $127

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Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Northampton National Express

$13 - $18

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Northampton 115.1 miles

$24 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station station and arriving at Northampton. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Northampton via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Northampton is 92 miles. The road distance is 115.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Northampton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Bristol to Northampton, including transfers.

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Bristol to Northampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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Bristol to Northampton train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Bristol Temple Meads station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Northampton is to train which takes 2 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 10 min.

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Bristol to Northampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Northampton station.

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Bristol to Northampton train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Northampton station.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Northampton.
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  • Distance: 92 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

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

You can take a train from Bristol to Northampton via Birmingham New Street in around 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Bristol to Northampton once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h 10 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
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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Northampton
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Northampton is 115 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Bristol to Northampton.

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