There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton by train, bus, night bus, car or towncar

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Train via London Victoria  •  1 h 55 min

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

$44 - $80

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Night bus  •  3 h 20 min

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

$28 - $40

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Northampton

$41 - $60

Train, bus  •  3 h 43 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

$53 - $74

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

$260 - $360

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 49 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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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton, including transfers.

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

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Northampton via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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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 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $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
Thameslink
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Railway Station to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Northampton
Estimated price
$260 - $360

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