Bedford to Northampton by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:10
  • Last train
    23:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 8m

Travelling from Bedford to Northampton by train

Fast trains from Bedford to Northampton take around 1 hour and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 31 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bedford and Northampton.

Are there direct trains from Bedford to Northampton?

Journeys between Bedford and Northampton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Bedford to Northampton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 34 departures.

How long is the train journey from Bedford to Northampton?

The Bedford to Northampton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Bedford to Northampton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Northampton is usually scheduled to depart Bedford around 06:10 and the last train is around 23:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bedford around 06:05, and the last at 22:39.

When to book Bedford to Northampton train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bedford to Northampton by train.

Which train companies operate between Bedford and Northampton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bedford to Northampton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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