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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Kettering, Police Station X4

$17 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus via Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4)  •  1 h 48 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 Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Kettering, Police Station X4

$16

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Kettering

$36 - $101

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Milton Keynes to Kettering 29.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Kettering 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Kettering is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Kettering is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Kettering station. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) and arriving at Kettering, Police Station via Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Kettering. However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Kettering via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Kettering is 25 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Kettering without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £13 - £16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Milton Keynes to Kettering, including transfers.

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Milton Keynes to Kettering bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) station.

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Milton Keynes to Kettering train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Milton Keynes Central station.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Kettering is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs £13 - £16. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £27 - £80 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Kettering.
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  • Distance: 24.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

Stagecoach Northamptonshire operates a bus from Milton Keynes to Kettering every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milton Keynes to Kettering via London Euston and London St Pancras International in around 2 h 15 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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Kettering
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Kettering, Police Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Milton Keynes to Kettering
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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