There are 5 ways to get from Northampton to Grantham by train, bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 21 min

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

$52 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 52 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 / ...

$20 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton, Vernon Walk to Corby, George Street (Stop G) X4
  2. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) X4
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham

$34 - $42

Night bus, train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the night bus from Northampton to NOTTINGHAM, Station Street National Express
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Grantham

$21 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Grantham 56.3 miles

$12 - $18

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 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Northampton to Grantham via Market Harborough, The Square (New Look), Haymarket Bus Station, Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street), and Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (car park) in around 3 h 52 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 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$23 - $35
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Grantham
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $55
Super Off-Peak Single
$55 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $75
Anytime Single
$70 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $29
Train from Nottingham to Grantham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton, Vernon Walk to Corby, George Street (Stop G)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Corby, George Street (Stop G) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kingsthorpe Hollow, Balmoral Road (Knightley Road) to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 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 Haymarket Bus Station to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Northampton and Grantham is 75 km. The road distance is 90 km.

The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Grantham is to drive which costs £9 - £13 and takes 1 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Northampton to Grantham is to drive which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £9 - £13.

No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Grantham. 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 52 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Northampton to Grantham, including transfers.