Taking the train from Northampton to London is the fastest and simply the easiest way to reach Britain’s capital city. Trains from Northampton take between 55m and 1h 20m in almost all cases, and you won't usually need to change. Just sit back and let the scenery fly - you'll be at London Euston before you know it.
Direct trains to London are provided by West Midlands Trains, although if you include a quick change, Avanti West Coast services may also be involved (and journeys with a stop can sometimes be faster). Either way, carriers provide comfortable seating, on-board refreshments, and WiFi, so you can surf the web, watch movies, or play games to your heart's content. There's no better way to travel.
Once your train from Northampton to London has arrived at Euston, major attractions are just a short bus or tube trip away. Hop on the Northern line to reach the cinemas of Leicester Square, the shops of Oxford Street, or the British Museum. Or, make a short walk west to see the famous waxworks at Madame Tussauds. However you spend your time, our booking system makes it simple to find the perfect service. So, check out train times and search for tickets using our Journey Planner above to book your next London excursion.
The average journey time by train between Northampton and London is 1 hour and 10 minutes, with around 132 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Northampton to London is 46 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Northampton to London can start from as little as £9.50 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Northampton to London without having to change trains. There are 132 direct trains from Northampton to London each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Northampton to London leaves at 03:14. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Northampton to London leaves at 23:34. 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.
Trains travelling from Northampton to London cover a distance of around 60 miles (97 km) during the journey.
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 London is right for you.
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.
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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.