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There are 4 ways to get from Northampton to Grantham by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

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

$50 - $94

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Bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road to Haymarket Bus Station X7
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street 5A / ...

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton, Vernon Walk to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn X4
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham

$26 - $39

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Grantham 56.3 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Grantham is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Grantham is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Grantham station. However, there are services departing from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road and arriving at Grantham, Bus Station via Haymarket Bus Station and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Northampton and Grantham is 47 miles. The road distance is 56.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Grantham without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £35 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Northampton to Grantham, including transfers.

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Northampton to Grantham bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road station.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Grantham is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £35 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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Northampton to Grantham bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northampton to Grantham is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Northampton to Grantham.

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Map of how to get from Northampton to Grantham.
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  • Distance: 47.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

You can take a train from Northampton to Grantham via London Euston, Euston station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Northampton to Grantham via Haymarket Bus Station, Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street, and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way in around 4 h 23 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
58 min
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 Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton, Vernon Walk to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Bus from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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