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Cambridge, CAM to Northampton bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$17.32
Shortest Duration2h 43m
Trips per day24
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Cambridge, CAM to Northampton cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Cambridge to Northampton were $17.32.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Cambridge to Northampton is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Cambridge, CAM to Northampton?

The distance between Cambridge and Northampton is approximately 43.45 miles, or 69.91 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 3 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 43 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Cambridge to Northampton?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Cambridge, CAM to Northampton by bus is usually on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Cambridge to Northampton?

On average there are 24 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Cambridge, CAM to Northampton, with an average of 24 trips per day and 24 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Cambridge to Northampton. Of the 24 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer Cambridge, CAM to Northampton bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from Cambridge to Northampton from $17.32. There are 24 trips per day offered by National Express from Cambridge to Northampton and you can expect on average to pay $17.32 for a National Express ticket to Northampton. In Cambridge, National Express departs to Northampton from Madingley Road and one other station. In Northampton, National Express arrives at Victoria St and 2 other stations.

An average trip on National Express from Cambridge to Northampton takes 3 hours and 7 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Northampton in 2 hours and 43 minutes,

On weekends, National Express offers 24 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $17.32 for a weekend trip to Northampton.

Avg. Time
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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Northampton will depart from these stations in Cambridge:
  • Cambridge City Centre
  • Madingley Road
Buses arrive in Northampton at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Northampton for trips arriving from Cambridge:
  • London Rd
  • Victoria St
  • Far Cotton

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