Northampton to Swindon by train

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    23:29
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 31m
  • Distance
    96 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 1m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Northampton to Swindon by train

Fast trains from Northampton to Swindon take around 2 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 96 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Northampton and Swindon.

1. Are there direct trains from Northampton to Swindon?

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Northampton to Swindon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 30 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Northampton to Swindon?

The Northampton to Swindon train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Northampton to Swindon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Swindon is usually scheduled to depart Northampton around 04:15 and the last train is around 21:37. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Northampton around 07:05, and the last at 23:29.

When to book Northampton to Swindon 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 Northampton to Swindon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Northampton and Swindon?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Virgin Trains

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

Swindon to Northampton by train

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Child and youth passengers

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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.

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