There are 11 ways to get from Northampton to Scotland by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Glasgow Central

$188 - $301

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Glasgow National Express

$35 - $49

9 alternative options

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central

$130 - $297

Train TransPennine Express  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Kidsgrove
  2. Take the train from Kidsgrove to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central

$138 - $202

Drive  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Glasgow 340.3 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA

$60 - $187

Bus to London Luton, fly  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Northampton to Luton Airport London
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Glasgow (GLA) LTN - GLA

$41 - $155

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Glasgow (GLA) LCY - GLA

$104 - $339

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Watford Junction
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Glasgow (GLA) LHR - GLA

$96 - $269

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$74 - $179

Train, train to East Midlands, fly  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Rugby
  2. Take the train from Rugby to Tamworth
  3. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
  4. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA

$89 - $262

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Northampton to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Glasgow via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Northampton to Scotland. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Glasgow Central via Rugby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

More details

The distance between Northampton and Scotland is 341 miles. The road distance is 340.3 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Northampton to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Northampton to Scotland, including transfers.

More details

Northampton to Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

More details

Northampton to Scotland train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Rugby station.

More details

The best way to get from Northampton to Scotland is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 45 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

Search flights

Northampton to Scotland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Glasgow station.

More details

Map of how to get from Northampton to Scotland.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 341 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Northampton, England and Scotland?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Northampton to Glasgow once daily. Tickets cost $180 - $290 and the journey takes 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Northampton to Glasgow 3 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Rugby to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Day Single
$180 - $290
Train from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$100 - $160
Anytime Day Single
$170 - $270
Train from Rugby to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $24
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Northampton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Train from Rugby to Kidsgrove
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Northampton to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Train from Northampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Northampton to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Northampton to Rugby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Rugby to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
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 Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Northampton to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Northampton to Scotland train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Northampton to Scotland is 340 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to drive from Northampton to Scotland.

Get driving directions

easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Birmingham Airport to Glasgow Airport.

Search flights

Book your Northampton to Scotland train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your Northampton to Scotland bus tickets online with Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 142+ hotels available in Scotland. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

More details

Where to next?