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There are 5 ways to get from Kettering to Rugby by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Northampton Bus Interchange X4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Northampton to Rugby

$16 - $24

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Kettering to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Nuneaton
  3. Take the train from Nuneaton to Rugby

$41 - $84

Bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Northampton Bus Interchange X4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Rugby, Clifton Road 96

$16 - $22

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kettering to Rugby 26.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Kettering to Rugby 26.9 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Kettering to Rugby is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kettering to Rugby is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kettering to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Kettering, Bus Interchange and arriving at Rugby, Clifton Road via Northampton Bus Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kettering to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Kettering and arriving at Rugby via Leicester and Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Kettering and Rugby is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Kettering to Rugby without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs £12 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Kettering to Rugby, including transfers.

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Kettering to Rugby bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Kettering, Bus Interchange station.

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Kettering to Rugby train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Kettering station.

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The best way to get from Kettering to Rugby is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs £30 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £17 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Kettering to Rugby.
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  • Distance: 22.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Kettering, England and Rugby, England?

You can take a train from Kettering to Rugby via Leicester and Nuneaton in around 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kettering to Rugby via Northampton Bus Interchange in around 3 h 33 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Northampton to Rugby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Nuneaton to Rugby
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Kettering to Leicester
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Single
$17 - $26
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Nuneaton to Rugby
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Rugby, Clifton Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Other operators
Taxi from Kettering to Rugby
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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Kettering to Rugby bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, arrive at Rugby, Clifton Road station.

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Kettering to Rugby train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Rugby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kettering to Rugby is 27 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Kettering to Rugby.

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