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There are 12 ways to get from Dublin to Northampton by car ferry, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or plane

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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Car ferry, train  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Rugby

$145 - $236

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  11h 30m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Northampton National Express

$29 - $38

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Car ferry, train via Crewe  •  9h 52m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Northampton

$118 - $202

Bus and ferry, bus via Rugby, Church Street  •  13h 35m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Rugby, Church Street to Northampton Bus Interchange D2 / ...

$41 - $52

Car ferry, drive  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Northampton

$83 - $112

Fly Dublin to Birmingham, train  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX) DUB - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Northampton

$39 - $198

Fly Dublin to London Luton, bus  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Luton (LTN) DUB - LTN
  2. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Northampton

$34 - $185

Fly Dublin to London Heathrow, train  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Heathrow (LHR) DUB - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Northampton

$104 - $307

Fly Dublin to London City, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London City (LCY) DUB - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Northampton

$86 - $282

Bus to Belfast City, fly to Birmingham, train  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Quay to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  2. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Birmingham (BHX) BHD - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Northampton

$64 - $235

Fly Dublin to London Stansted, train  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Stansted (STN) DUB - STN
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Northampton

$79 - $222

Fly Dublin to East Midlands, train  •  6h 49m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to East Midlands (EMA) DUB - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton

$80 - $362

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Northampton is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 11h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Northampton is to fly and train which costs 30€ - 180€ and takes 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Northampton via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 30m.

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The distance between Dublin and Northampton is 380 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Northampton without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 8h 9m and costs 120€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 8h 9m to get from Dublin to Northampton, including transfers.

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Dublin to Northampton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Dublin Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Northampton.
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  • Distance: 237.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 9m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Northampton, England?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Northampton. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the train to Rugby, then take the train to Northampton. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Northampton via Holyhead, Holyhead, and Crewe in around 9h 52m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Flights from Dublin to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from Dublin to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $260
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Rugby
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from Birmingham International to Northampton
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Northampton
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Birmingham International to Northampton
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from London Euston to Northampton
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
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 and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from Luton Airport London to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rugby, Church Street to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Dublin Coach
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to bus which takes 14m and costs 4€ - 11€.

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