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Northampton to Heathrow Airport by train

First train

20:40

Last train

20:40

Departure station

Northampton

Arrival station

Heathrow Airport

Journey time

From 3h 17m

Distance

56 miles (91 km)

Changes

3 changes

Price

From $32.47

Train operators

CrossCountry

About the train journey from Northampton to Heathrow Airport

Want to travel from Northampton to Heathrow Airport by train? Start your journey with us.

The train from Northampton to Heathrow Airport usually takes 3 hours 17 minutes on average to travel 91 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 3 hours 17 minutes. You can expect to find 0 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren't any direct services running between Northampton and Heathrow Airport, you'll need to make 3 changes on your way to Heathrow Airport.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Northampton to Heathrow Airport in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $32.47.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Heathrow Airport, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

FAQs for Northampton to Heathrow Airport

Want to know more about your journey from Northampton to Heathrow Airport? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

What's the fastest journey time between Northampton and Heathrow Airport by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Northampton to Heathrow Airport is 3 hours and 17 minutes.

How much does the train from Northampton to Heathrow Airport cost?

Train tickets from Northampton to Heathrow Airport can start from as little as $32.47 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Northampton to Heathrow Airport?

No, there are no direct train services from Northampton to Heathrow Airport. Travelling from Northampton to Heathrow Airport by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.

What time does the first train from Northampton to Heathrow Airport leave?

The first train from Northampton to Heathrow Airport leaves at 20:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Northampton to Heathrow Airport leave?

The last train from Northampton to Heathrow Airport leaves at 20:40. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Northampton and Heathrow Airport by train?

Trains travelling from Northampton to Heathrow Airport cover a distance of around 56 miles (91 km) during the journey.

Cheap train tickets from Northampton to Heathrow Airport

Train tickets from Northampton to Heathrow Airport start at $32.47 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Northampton to Heathrow Airport is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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