There are 4 ways to get from Northampton to Essex 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.

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Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to White Notley

$48 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus, line 133 bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to London Luton Airport 707
  2. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...
  3. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$25 - $40

2 alternative options

Bus, line 99 bus, line 133 bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (Barclays) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) X7
  2. Take the line 99 bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) to Airport Bus Station 99
  3. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 777 / ...
  4. Take the line 133 bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) 133

$33 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Essex 88.4 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Essex is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Essex is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Northampton and Essex is 69 miles. The road distance is 88.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Northampton to Essex, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Essex. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Black Notley, Brain Valley Avenue via Airport Bus Station, Stansted Airport, Coach Station and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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

You can take a train from Northampton to Essex via London Euston, Euston Square Underground Station, Liverpool Street Underground Station, and London Liverpool Street in around 2 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Northampton to Essex via London Luton Airport, Airport Bus Station, Stansted Airport, Coach Station, and Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) in around 5 h 2 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Northampton to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (Barclays) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) to Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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