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There are 6 ways to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton

$29 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Coventry, Transport Museum X18
  2. Take the bus from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station to Northampton National Express / ...

$15 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Coventry, Transport Museum X18
  2. Take the train from Coventry to Northampton

$20 - $45

Bus, train via Leamington Spa, Upper Parade  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, NatWest Bank to Leamington Spa, Upper Parade X18 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leamington Spa, Upper Parade to Coventry Rail Station 11 / ...
  3. Take the train from Coventry to Northampton

$22 - $49

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton 48.2 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton 48.2 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton is to drive which costs £7 - £12 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores and arriving at Northampton via Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Stratford-upon-Avon and arriving at Northampton via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Stratford-upon-Avon and Northampton is 35 miles. The road distance is 48.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 20 min and costs £22 - £50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton, including transfers.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Stratford-upon-Avon station.

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The best way to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton is to train which takes 2 h 20 min and costs £22 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £16 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton.
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  • Distance: 35.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Stratford-upon-Avon, England and Northampton, England?

You can take a train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton via Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham New Street in around 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton via Coventry, Transport Museum and Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station in around 3 h 7 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Stratford-upon-Avon to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Coventry to Northampton
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $17
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Northampton
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Coventry to Northampton
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, British Home Stores to Coventry, Transport Museum
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Bus from Stratford-upon-Avon, NatWest Bank to Leamington Spa, Upper Parade
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Bus from Leamington Spa, Upper Parade to Coventry, Rail Station Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
National Express Coventry
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Leamington Spa, Upper Parade to Coventry Rail Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
nxbus.co.uk
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 Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station to Northampton
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Northampton station.

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Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Northampton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton is 48 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Stratford-upon-Avon to Northampton.

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