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

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 13 min

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Glasgow Central

$188 - $290

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

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

$34 - $44

9 alternative options

Train via Coventry  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Coventry
  2. Take the train from Coventry to Glasgow Central

$192 - $297

Train TransPennine Express  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Coventry
  2. Take the train from Coventry to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Glasgow Central

$152 - $232

Drive  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Glasgow 340.3 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 38 min

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

$59 - $187

Train to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 17 min

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

$104 - $367

Bus to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh  •  4 h 9 min

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

$48 - $149

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 21 min

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

$122 - $342

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly to Glasgow  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to London Euston
  2. Take the Tube from Euston Underground Station to Tottenham Hale Underground Station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA

$74 - $207

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  5 h 46 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 - $261

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Scotland is to bus which costs £26 - £35 and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Scotland is to train and fly which costs £45 - £150 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Northampton to Scotland, including transfers.

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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.

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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 13 min.

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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 - $280 and the journey takes 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Northampton to Glasgow twice daily. Tickets cost $28 - $35 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday
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
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 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 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Day Single
$180 - $280
Train from Coventry to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Day Single
$180 - $280
Train from Northampton to London Euston
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
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 Coventry
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
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
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
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 - $15
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Coventry to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
38 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
$85 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Northampton to London Luton Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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