There are 4 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Northampton by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Northampton

$53 - $69

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Northampton, Coach Park 777 / ...

$16 - $29

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Northampton 71.8 miles

$15 - $23

Towncar  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take a town car from London Stansted Airport to Northampton 71.8 miles

$190 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Northampton is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Northampton is to drive which takes 1 h 24 min and costs £11 - £17.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Northampton is 88 km. The road distance is 115 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Northampton, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport, Coach Station and arriving at Northampton, Coach Park. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Northampton, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Northampton via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, and London Euston in around 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Northampton once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
Bus operators
National Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Stansted Airport to Northampton
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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