There are 5 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Grantham by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham

$44 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus, line 128 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to St Margaret's Bus Station 230 / ...
  2. Take the line 128 bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (11 Windsor Street) 128 / ...

$17 - $30

3 alternative options

Line 99 bus, bus, train  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 99 bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 99
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Stevenage Railway Station
  3. Take the train from Stevenage to Grantham

$32 - $61

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) X7
  2. Take the bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Leicester, Charles Street (20-22 Charles Street 'Age Concern')
  3. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street) 5A

$24 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Grantham 82.9 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Grantham station. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) and arriving at Grantham, Bus Station via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, St Margaret's Bus Station and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (car park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Grantham is 61 miles. The road distance is 82.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Grantham without a car is to train which takes 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Milton Keynes to Grantham, including transfers.

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Milton Keynes to Grantham bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway station.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Grantham is to train which takes 2 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 128 bus, which costs and takes 4 h 1 min.

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Milton Keynes to Grantham bus services, operated by Centrebus, arrive at Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (11 Windsor Street) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milton Keynes to Grantham is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Milton Keynes to Grantham.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Grantham. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Grantham.
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  • Distance: 60.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Grantham, England?

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Grantham via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milton Keynes to Grantham via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park), Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, St Margaret's Bus Station, Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (11 Windsor Street), and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (car park) in around 4 h 1 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$35 - $55
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $85
Train from Stevenage to Grantham
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Stevenage Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (11 Windsor Street)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Leicester, Charles Street (20-22 Charles Street 'Age Concern')
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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