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

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Train, bus  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Leighton Buzzard
  2. Take the bus from Leighton Buzzard, station to Dunstable, The Quadrant F70 / ...

$15 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus via Central Milton Keynes, The Point  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Central Milton Keynes, The Point X7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Dunstable, The Quadrant F70

$11 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Luton National Express / ...

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  39m

  1. Take a taxi from Northampton to Dunstable 34.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  39m

  1. Drive from Northampton to Dunstable 34.3 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Dunstable is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Dunstable is to taxi which costs £80 - £95 and takes 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Dunstable. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Dunstable, White Lion Retail Park via Luton Station Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 25m.

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The distance between Northampton and Dunstable is 30 miles. The road distance is 34.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Dunstable without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 16m and costs £11 - £17.

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It takes approximately 1h 16m to get from Northampton to Dunstable, including transfers.

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

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Northampton to Dunstable bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Luton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northampton to Dunstable is 34 miles. It takes approximately 39m to drive from Northampton to Dunstable.

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There are 397+ hotels available in Dunstable. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Northampton to Dunstable.
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  • Distance: 29.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

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

National Express operates a bus from Northampton to Dunstable every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1h 10m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Leighton Buzzard, station to Dunstable, The Quadrant
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point to Dunstable, The Quadrant
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
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 Northampton to Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Central Milton Keynes, The Point
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Central Milton Keynes, The Point
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Northampton to Dunstable
Ave. Duration
39m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk

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