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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 12 min

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

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  2 h 17 min

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

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach Northamptonshire  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Dunstable, The Quadrant to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) F70
  2. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) X7

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dunstable to Northampton 34.2 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Dunstable to Northampton 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dunstable to Northampton station. However, there are services departing from Dunstable, The Quadrant and arriving at Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) via Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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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 1 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min 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 39 min 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: 1 h 12 min

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

You can take a bus from Dunstable to Northampton via Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) in around 2 h.

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, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
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 Luton to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dunstable to Northampton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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