There are 5 ways to get from Northampton to Cranfield University by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Railway Station to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) C10 / ...

$12 - $15

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Bus National Express  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park) to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) C1 / ...

$10 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach Northamptonshire  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (Barclays) to Central Milton Keynes, Theatre District (Central Milton Keynes Theatre District) X7
  2. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, Theatre District (Central Milton Keynes Theatre District) to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) C10 / ...

$14

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northampton to Cranfield University 22 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Cranfield University 22 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Cranfield University is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Cranfield University is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Cranfield University. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Northampton and Cranfield University is 16 miles. The road distance is 22 miles.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Cranfield University without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £9 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Northampton to Cranfield University, including transfers.

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

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Northampton to Cranfield University bus services, operated by Uno, arrive at Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northampton to Cranfield University is 22 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Northampton to Cranfield University.

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There are 237+ hotels available in Cranfield University. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Northampton to Cranfield University.
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  • Distance: 16.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Northampton, England and Cranfield University, England?

You can take a bus from Northampton to Cranfield University via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park), and Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue) in around 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Bus operators
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Central Railway Station to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park) to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, Theatre District (Central Milton Keynes Theatre District) to Wharley End, Cranfield University main gate (Prince Philip Avenue)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (Barclays) to Central Milton Keynes, Theatre District (Central Milton Keynes Theatre District)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Northampton to Cranfield University
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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