Sheffield to Northampton by train

  • First train
    05:29
  • Last train
    23:21
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 6m
  • Distance
    132 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    43
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 4m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Sheffield to Northampton by train

Fast trains from Sheffield to Northampton take around 2 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 132 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Northampton.

1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Northampton?

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

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Sheffield 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 46 departures.

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

The Sheffield to Northampton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Northampton is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:31 and the last train is around 23:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:29, and the last at 22:36.

When to book Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Northampton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Northampton?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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

Northampton to Sheffield by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.