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

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Train  •  2 h 23 min

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

$50 - $122

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Bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road (Knightley Road) to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) X7
  2. Take the bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Haymarket Bus Station X7
  3. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street) 5A / ...

$14 - $24

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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 (Knightley Road) and arriving at Grantham, Bus Station via Market Harborough, The Square (New Look), Haymarket Bus Station and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (car park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 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 23 min and costs £35 - £95.

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It takes approximately 2 h 23 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 (Knightley Road) station.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Grantham is to train which takes 2 h 23 min and costs £35 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £18 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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Northampton to Grantham bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 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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  • Distance: 47.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 23 min

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

You can take a train from Northampton to Grantham via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London Kings Cross in around 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Northampton to Grantham via Market Harborough, The Square (New Look), Haymarket Bus Station, Haymarket Bus Station, Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (11 Windsor Street), and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (car park) in around 3 h 19 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Northampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $85
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road (Knightley Road) to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Leicester, Charles Street (20-22 Charles Street 'Age Concern')
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (11 Windsor Street)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centrebus.info

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