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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.

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Train  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Glasgow Central

$188 - $300

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Bus  •  8h 45m

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

$34 - $44

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Train via Crewe  •  6h 22m

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

$183 - $279

Bus, train  •  9h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Semilong, Marriott Street to Leicester, Station Street X7
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Glasgow Central

$153 - $233

Drive  •  5h 35m

  1. Drive from Northampton to Glasgow 340.3 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow  •  3h 41m

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

$59 - $187

Bus to London Luton, fly to Glasgow  •  4h 6m

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

$42 - $156

Train to London City, fly to Glasgow  •  4h 29m

  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 to Glasgow  •  4h 30m

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

$122 - $314

Train, subway to London Stansted, fly to Edinburgh  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Northampton to London Euston
  2. Take the subway from Euston station to Tottenham Hale station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Edinburgh (EDI) STN - EDI

$76 - $182

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  5h 49m

  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

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

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The quickest way to get from Northampton to Scotland is to train and fly which costs £45 - £150 and takes 3h 41m.

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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 8h 45m.

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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 5h 8m.

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

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The best way to get from Northampton to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 5h 8m and costs £140 - £240.

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

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

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

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The best way to get from Northampton to Scotland is to train which takes 5h 8m and costs £140 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 8h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Northampton to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 341 miles
  • Duration: 5h 8m

What companies run services between Northampton, England and Scotland?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Northampton to Glasgow twice daily. Tickets cost $180 - $290 and the journey takes 3h 47m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Northampton to Glasgow 3 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $35 and the journey takes 7h 10m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from London City to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
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
3h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$110 - $170
Anytime Day Single
$180 - $290
Train from Crewe to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $220
Train from Rugby to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
22m
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 Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Northampton to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
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
59m
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
21m
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
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $220
Train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
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
7h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
National Express
Bus from Northampton to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Semilong, Marriott Street to Leicester, Station Street
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire

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

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

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

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

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

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