There are 4 ways to get from Northampton to Peterborough by bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 41 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

$20

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Rideshare  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Northampton to Peterborough 44.1 miles

$7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Northampton to Peterborough 42.3 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Peterborough 42.3 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Peterborough is to rideshare which costs £5 and takes 1 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Peterborough is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Peterborough. However, there are services departing from Northampton, Vernon Walk and arriving at Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) via Corby, George Street (Stop G). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Northampton and Peterborough is 35 miles. The road distance is 42.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Northampton to Peterborough without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £16.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Northampton to Peterborough, including transfers.

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Northampton to Peterborough bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Northampton, Vernon Walk station.

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Northampton to Peterborough bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, arrive at Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northampton to Peterborough is 42 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Northampton to Peterborough.

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There are 157+ hotels available in Peterborough. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Northampton and Peterborough. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Northampton to Peterborough.
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  • Distance: 35.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Northampton to Peterborough via Corby, George Street (Stop G) in around 2 h 41 min.

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
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Northampton to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Northampton to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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