There are 5 ways to get from Northampton to Leicester by bus, night bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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

Bus  •  1 h 25 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 / ...

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Northampton to Leicestershire 39 miles

$4

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Northampton to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northampton to Leicester 32.5 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Leicester 32.5 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Leicester is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 1 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Leicester is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Northampton and Leicester is 29 miles. The road distance is 32.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Northampton to Leicester, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Northampton and arriving at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station station. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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

You can take a bus from Northampton to Leicester via Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) in around 1 h 25 min.

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
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Northampton to Leicestershire
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Northampton to Leicester
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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