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There are 6 ways to get from Northampton to Oxford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus National Express  •  1h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green National Express

$7 - $11

5 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach in Bedford  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Central station to Gloucester Green Bus Station X5

$18 - $24

Train  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Coventry
  2. Take the train from Coventry to Oxford

$47 - $77

Bus Stagecoach in Bedford #2  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Central station X7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Central station to Gloucester Green Bus Station X5

$18 - $23

Taxi  •  52m

  1. Take a taxi from Northampton to Oxford 46.2 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  52m

  1. Drive from Northampton to Oxford 46.2 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Oxford is to bus which costs £6 - £9 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Oxford is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 52m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Northampton and arriving at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Northampton to Oxford. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Oxford via Coventry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 2m.

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The distance between Northampton and Oxford is 38 miles. The road distance is 46.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Oxford without a car is to bus which takes 1h 10m and costs £6 - £9.

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The bus from Northampton to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green takes 1h 10m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Northampton to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Northampton station.

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Northampton to Oxford train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Northampton station.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Oxford is to bus which takes 1h 10m and costs £6 - £9. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £60 and takes 2h 2m.

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Map of how to get from Northampton to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 38.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 10m

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

National Express operates a bus from Northampton to Oxford once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Northampton to Oxford via Coventry in around 2h 2m.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Northampton to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central station to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Central station
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Red Rose Travel
Phone
01296 747 926
Website
redrosetravel.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Central station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
redrosetravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Northampton to Oxford
Ave. Duration
52m
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk

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Northampton to Oxford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green.

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Northampton to Oxford train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Oxford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northampton to Oxford is 46 miles. It takes approximately 52m to drive from Northampton to Oxford.

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