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Aberdare to Northampton by train

It takes an average of 6h 6m to travel from Aberdare to Northampton by train, over a distance of around 114 miles (183 km). There are normally 7 trains per day travelling from Aberdare to Northampton and tickets for this journey start from £74.80 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 56m
PriceFrom £74.80
Distance114 miles (183 km)
Frequency7 trains per day
Departure stationAberdare
Arrival stationNorthampton
Changes2 changes
Train operatorsCrossCountry, Great Western Railway, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales

Aberdare to Northampton train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdare to Northampton for Wednesday 12th May 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
06:44 On timeaberdare12:22 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Off PeakGet tickets5h 38m, 2 changes
07:44 On timeaberdare13:21 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 37m, 2 changes
08:44 On timeaberdare14:12 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 28m, 5 changes
08:44 On timeaberdare14:21 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 37m, 2 changes
09:44 On timeaberdare15:21 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 37m, 3 changes
10:44 On timeaberdare16:23 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 39m, 2 changes
11:44 On timeaberdare17:02 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 18m, 4 changes
11:44 On timeaberdare17:20 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 36m, 3 changes
12:44 On timeaberdare18:23 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 39m, 2 changes
13:44 On timeaberdare19:23 On timenorthamptontransport for wales Super Off PeakGet tickets5h 39m, 3 changes

Journey details

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

How long does the train from Aberdare to Northampton take?

The average journey time by train between Aberdare and Northampton is 6 hours and 6 minutes, with around 7 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

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

The fastest journey time by train from Aberdare to Northampton is 4 hours and 56 minutes.

How much does the train from Aberdare to Northampton cost?

Train ticket prices from Aberdare to Northampton can start from as little as £74.80 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Aberdare to Northampton?

No, there are no direct train services from Aberdare to Northampton. Travelling from Aberdare to Northampton by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Aberdare to Northampton leave?

The first train from Aberdare to Northampton leaves at 05:51. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Aberdare to Northampton leave?

The last train from Aberdare to Northampton leaves at 22:51. 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 Aberdare and Northampton by train?

Trains travelling from Aberdare to Northampton cover a distance of around 114 miles (183 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Northampton to Aberdare.

Cheap train tickets from Aberdare to Northampton

Train tickets from Aberdare to Northampton start at £74.80 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, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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