There are 5 ways to get from Harlow to Northampton by train, subway, 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, Tube  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Harlow Town to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the Tube from Tottenham Hale Underground Station to Euston Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Northampton

$49 - $65

Cheapest option

Line 724 bus, line 366 bus, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 724 bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station 724
  2. Take the line 366 bus from Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 366
  3. Take the bus from Luton to Northampton 707 / ...

$21 - $25

3 alternative options

Bus, train West Midlands  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Watford Junction Railway Station 724
  2. Take the train from Watford Junction to Northampton

$31 - $39

Bus, train via Bedford Railway Station  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to St Albans City Railway Station 724
  2. Take the train from St Albans City to Bedford
  3. Take the bus from Bedford Railway Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) 41

$35 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Harlow to Northampton 72.1 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Harlow to Northampton is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harlow to Northampton is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Harlow station to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) and arriving at Northampton via Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station and Luton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Harlow and Northampton is 54 miles. The road distance is 72.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Harlow to Northampton without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £35 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Harlow to Northampton, including transfers.

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Harlow to Northampton bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn).

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

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Map of how to get from Harlow to Northampton.
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  • Distance: 53.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Harlow to Northampton via Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station, Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station), and Luton in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Harlow Town to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$21
First
$35
Business
$29
London Underground (Tube)
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Northampton
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Watford Junction to Northampton
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Watford Junction Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Harlow Town Centre, Bus Station (Harlow Bus Stn) to Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford Railway Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Centrebus South
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Bus Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
centrebus.info
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

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