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Ely to Northampton by train

  • First train
    05:12
  • Last train
    22:17
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 40m
  • Distance
    82 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    31
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 23m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ely to Northampton by train

Fast trains from Ely to Northampton take around 2 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 82 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ely and Northampton.

1. Are there direct trains from Ely to Northampton?

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

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Ely 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 47 departures.

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

The Ely to Northampton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Northampton is usually scheduled to depart Ely around 05:15 and the last train is around 22:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ely around 05:12, and the last at 21:58.

When to book Ely 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 Ely to Northampton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ely and Northampton?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • Great Northern
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • UK Rail Connections
  • West Midlands Trains

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 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.