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

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Bus, train  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Dunstable, Council Offices to Leighton Buzzard, station F70 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leighton Buzzard to Northampton

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  2h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Luton to Northampton National Express / ...

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach Northamptonshire  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Dunstable, The Quadrant to Central Milton Keynes, The Point F70
  2. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Northampton Bus Interchange X6 / ...

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  39m

  1. Take a taxi from Dunstable to Northampton 34.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  39m

  1. Drive from Dunstable to Northampton 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dunstable to Northampton is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Dunstable to Northampton is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dunstable to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Dunstable, White Lion Retail Park and arriving at Northampton via Luton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between Dunstable and Northampton is 30 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Dunstable to Northampton without a car is to bus and train which takes 1h 13m and costs £11 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from Dunstable to Northampton, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dunstable to Northampton is 34 miles. It takes approximately 39m to drive from Dunstable to Northampton.

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Map of how to get from Dunstable to Northampton.
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  • Distance: 29.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 13m

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

National Express operates a bus from Dunstable to Northampton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

Train operators
West Midlands
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Dunstable, Council Offices to Leighton Buzzard, station
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dunstable, The Quadrant to Central Milton Keynes, The Point
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Luton to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dunstable to Northampton
Ave. Duration
39m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424

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