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There are 3 ways to get from Northampton to Charlton by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Northampton to London Euston
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Upper Halliford

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Heathrow Airport London T5

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Drive

  1. Drive from Northampton to Charlton

Northampton to Charlton by train and subway

The journey time between Northampton and Charlton is around 2h 20m and covers a distance of around 88 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 24 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 1m. Operated by London Midland, London Underground (Tube) and South Western Railway, the Northampton to Charlton service departs from Northampton and arrives in Upper Halliford. Typically 240 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 56m
Layover time:
24 min
Total time:
2h 20m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 1m
Journey distance:
88 miles
Services per week:
240
Cheapest price:
£35
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:15
Last service departs at:
23:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Northampton to Charlton train and subway schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Charlton is to bus which costs £10 - £13 and takes 3h 59m.

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The fastest way to get from Northampton to Charlton is to drive. Taking this option will cost £11 - £18 and takes 1h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Ashford Common, Norman Road via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Northampton to Charlton. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Upper Halliford via Euston station and Vauxhall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Northampton and Charlton is 61 miles. The road distance is 75.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Charlton without a car is to train which takes 2h 29m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Northampton to Charlton, including transfers.

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Northampton to Charlton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Northampton station.

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Northampton to Charlton train services, operated by London Midland, depart from Northampton station.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Charlton is to train which takes 2h 29m and costs £30 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £13 and takes 3h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Northampton to Charlton.
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  • Distance: 61.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 29m

What companies run services between Northampton, England and Charlton, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Northampton to Charlton via London Euston, Euston station, Vauxhall station, and Vauxhall in around 2h 29m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Northampton to Heathrow Airport London T5 every 4 hours. Tickets cost £6 - £8 and the journey takes 2h 48m.

Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Northampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£24 - £28
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £28
Bus operators
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 Northampton to Heathrow Airport London T5
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express

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Northampton to Charlton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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Northampton to Charlton train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Upper Halliford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northampton to Charlton is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1h 18m to drive from Northampton to Charlton.

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