There are 5 ways to get from Northampton to Oxford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus National Express  •  1 h 10 min

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

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 5 min

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

$47 - $77

Bus via Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH)  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (Barclays) to Central Railway Station X7
  2. Take the bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Gloucester Green Bus Station X5

$22 - $25

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northampton to Oxford 46.2 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Oxford 46.2 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

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

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

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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 1 h 10 min.

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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 2 h 5 min.

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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 1 h 10 min and costs £6 - £9.

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The bus from Northampton to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green takes 1 h 10 min 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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Map of how to get from Northampton to Oxford.
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  • Distance: 38.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Northampton to Oxford via Coventry in around 2 h 5 min.

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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Northampton to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (Barclays) to Central Railway Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buckingham, High Street (The Grand Junction PH) to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Northampton to Oxford
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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