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Northampton to Peterborough by train

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    22:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 7m
  • Distance
    58 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    55
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 35m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Northampton to Peterborough by train

Fast trains from Northampton to Peterborough take around 2 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 58 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Northampton and Peterborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Northampton to Peterborough?

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

We usually find around 57 departures on the route from Northampton to Peterborough 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 55 departures.

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

The Northampton to Peterborough train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Peterborough is usually scheduled to depart Northampton around 04:15 and the last train is around 23:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Northampton around 05:41, and the last at 22:05.

When to book Northampton to Peterborough 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 Peterborough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Northampton and Peterborough?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Hull Trains
  • Great Northern
  • London Midland
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin East Coast
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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

Peterborough to Northampton 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.