Northampton Train Station

Northampton at a glance


Northampton station
Black Lion Hill

Ticket office:

Monday to Friday: 06:00 - 19:00
Saturday: 06:00 - 19:00
Sunday: 07:00 - 20:00

Peak demand is 0700-1000 1630-1830 Mon-Fri

  • Ticket office
  • Step-free access
  • Prepurchase collection
  • Car park
  • Ticket machine
  • Toilets
  • Taxi-rank
* This information is updated every few minutes and is provided as a guide only - we are unable to guarantee a space will still be available when you arrive at the station.

Station information

Staffing level Full time
Information systems
  • DepartureScreens
  • Announcements
Station operator London Northwestern Railway
Ticket office opening times

Ticket Vending Machines are located in the Booking Hall.

Peak demand is 0700-1000 1630-1830 Mon-Fri

  • Monday to Friday: 06:00 - 19:00
  • Saturday: 06:00 - 19:00
  • Sunday: 07:00 - 20:00
Pre-purchase collection Yes
Ticket machine Yes
Smartcards issued here No
Validate Smartcards here No
Penalty fares LM
Customer service information

Please contact our Contact Centre team on: 0333 311 0006. Who are open during the following times:

Monday to Friday: 07:00 - 19:00 Saturday and Sunday: 08:00 - 16:00 Bank Holidays: 08:00 - 16:00 except Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

**Northampton station is accredited by the Secure Station Scheme**

Left luggage

Available: No

Lost property

Available: No

Seated area
Waiting room

Closed until further notice

Station buffet



The toilets are located on the Main Concourse. The National key toilets are located on the Main Concourse; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key. The RADAR key is available at the Customer Information Point; the RADAR key is available from station security after 00:30 at night. The toilet facilities are available: Monday - Saturday 04:00-22:30 and Sunday 06:00-22:30.

Baby changing facilities

Female toilets,Male toilets

ATM machine

WHSmith and Enterprise car rental


We want everyone to travel with confidence. That is why, if you are planning on travelling on national rail services, you can request an assistance booking in advance - now up to 2 hours before your journey is due to start, any time of the day. For more information about Passenger Assist and how to request an assistance booking via Passenger Assist, please click here .


0800 0248 997


24 hours, 7 days a week (except Christmas Day and Boxing Day)

  • Monday to Sunday: 24 hours
Staff help

This station is staffed part time. This means that during 'staff help available opening times' your assistance will be provided by station staff. Any other time, our on-train Conductors will provide your assistance onto the train.

  • Monday to Sunday: 24 hours
Induction loop available Yes
Ticket machine
Accessible booking office counter available

Booking clerk would go out side and serve the customer

Ramp for train access available
Accessible taxis information

Accessible taxis are available

National Key toilets available
Step free access

This station has been classified as a step-free access category A station. This means that this station has step-free access to all platforms. More information on the step-free classification system can be found at

The assistance meeting point is at the ticket office during 'staff help available opening times' When station staff aren't available, the assistance meeting point is on the platform where your service is due to depart. Our on-board conductors will help you onto the train, so please make sure you attract their attention as the train comes to a stop on the platform.

Ticket gates
Impaired mobility set down available

4 x 20 minute parking bays outside front of station


Northampton Station Car Park

Car park 1 Station Car Park
Car park 1 operator SABA UK
Car park 1 spaces 866
Car park 1 opening times
  • Monday to Friday: 24 hours
  • Saturday: 24 hours
  • Sunday: 24 hours
Car park 1 charges
  • Off-peak: £8.20
  • Daily: £11.70
  • Weekly: £45.60
  • Monthly: £154.70
  • Three monthly: £355.90
  • Annual: £1,118.50
Car park 1 contact details

Telephone: 0330 123 5247


Onward travel

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Cycle storage available Yes
Cycle storage spaces 85
Cycle storage sheltered Yes
Cycle storage CCTV Yes
Cycle storage location

Long stay car park and blue badge parking bays area.

Cycle storage types
  • Stands
Cycle hire

Cycle CoNNect Hub available outside the station on Black Lion Hill

Rail replacement information

In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from the layby/turning circle on the car park side of the station building. Please check the destination of your bus/coach before boarding.

Taxi rank
Car hire

Enterprise car rental can be found on the ground floor.

Follow this link to find the station map

Live arrivals and departures

Load stations
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We are working in partnership with the British Transport Police to prevent a wide range of criminal activity and to provide a reassuring presence for passengers. For more information, please visit the British Transport Police website .