Gatwick Airport to Northampton by train

  • First train
    04:13
  • Last train
    23:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 2m
  • Distance
    131 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    83
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 31m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Northampton by train

Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Northampton take around 2 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 131 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Northampton.

1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Northampton?

Journeys between Gatwick Airport and Northampton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 81 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport 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 89 departures.

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

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

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Northampton is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:41 and the last train is around 23:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:13, and the last at 23:51.

When to book Gatwick Airport 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 Gatwick Airport to Northampton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Northampton?

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

  • Gatwick Express
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • 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.