There are 5 ways to get from Wellingborough to Rugby by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Wellingborough to Northampton National Express
  2. Take the train from Northampton to Rugby

$13 - $20

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wellingborough to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Nuneaton

$50 - $88

Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) X4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (McDonalds) to Rugby, North Street 96

$17

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wellingborough to Rugby 33.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Wellingborough to Rugby 33.5 miles

$7 - $11

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No, there is no direct bus from Wellingborough to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange and arriving at Rugby, North Street via Northampton Bus Interchange (McDonalds). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wellingborough to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Wellingborough and arriving at Rugby via Leicester and Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Wellingborough and Rugby is 25 miles. The road distance is 33.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Wellingborough to Rugby without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Wellingborough to Rugby, including transfers.

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Wellingborough to Rugby bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange station.

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Wellingborough to Rugby train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Wellingborough station.

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The best way to get from Wellingborough to Rugby is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 36 min.

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Wellingborough to Rugby bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, arrive at Rugby, North Street station.

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Wellingborough to Rugby train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Nuneaton station.

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Map of how to get from Wellingborough to Rugby.
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  • Distance: 24.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Wellingborough, England and Rugby, England?

You can take a train from Wellingborough to Rugby via Leicester and Nuneaton in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wellingborough to Rugby via Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) and Northampton Bus Interchange (McDonalds) in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Wellingborough to Leicester
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
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 Wellingborough to Northampton
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (McDonalds) to Rugby, North Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Wellingborough to Rugby
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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Yes, the driving distance between Wellingborough to Rugby is 34 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Wellingborough to Rugby.

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