There are 4 ways to get from Northampton to Boston 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  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Boston

$66 - $146

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton, Vernon Walk to Corby, George Street (Stop G) X4
  2. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) X4
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough to Boston X12

$27 - $32

2 alternative options

Bus via Spalding, Railway Station  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton, Vernon Walk to Corby, George Street (Stop G) X4
  2. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) X4
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 16) to Spalding, Railway Station

$36

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Boston 75.6 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Boston is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Boston is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The distance between Northampton and Boston is 62 miles. The road distance is 75.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Northampton to Boston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Boston. However, there are services departing from Northampton, Vernon Walk and arriving at Boston via Corby, George Street (Stop G) and Peterborough. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Northampton, England and Boston, England?

You can take a train from Northampton to Boston via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London Kings Cross, and Grantham in around 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Northampton to Boston via Corby, George Street (Stop G), Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15), and Peterborough in around 5 h 2 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Northampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h
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
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Boston
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton, Vernon Walk to Corby, George Street (Stop G)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 20) to Boston, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 16) to Spalding, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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