There are 7 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton by train, bus, night bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Northampton

$44 - $79

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Night bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the night bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Northampton National Express

$28 - $40

5 alternative options

Train Thameslink, bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Bedford
  2. Take the bus from Bedford Railway Station to Northampton, Derngate Centre 41

$44 - $55

Train Southern, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Railway Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) X7

$52 - $74

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from South Terminal Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway 230 / ...

$30 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton 108.9 miles

$23 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Northampton 108.9 miles

$250 - $350

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Gatwick Airport London South and arriving at Northampton. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Northampton is 82 miles. The road distance is 108.9 miles.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at South Terminal Bus Station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton is 109 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton.
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  • Distance: 82.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Northampton, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton via London Victoria, Victoria Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford Railway Station to Northampton, Derngate Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Railway Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
43 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 South Terminal Bus Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Northampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Northampton
Estimated price
$250 - $350

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