It takes an average of 1h 12m to travel from Northampton to London by train, over a distance of around 60 miles (97 km). There are normally 62 trains per day travelling from Northampton to London and tickets for this journey start from £10.50 when you book in advance.
60 miles (97 km)
62 trains per day
Direct trains available
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, onboard 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.
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.
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.