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Travel by car

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From the M1

Take Junction 15 from the M1 Motorway onto the A508 (A45) towards Northampton.

Follow the dual carriageway for approximately 3 miles passing the Hilton Hotel, Marriott Hotel and Delapre Golf course on your left-hand Side.

Keeping in the left-hand lane, take the next exit from the dual carriageway marked A428 Bedford and Town Centre.
Move into the middle lane as you approach the roundabout at the bottom of the slip road.

Take the second exit following signs for Abington/Kingsthorpe onto the Rushmere Road.
Follow the Rushmere Road (A5095) across the junction with Billing Road and continue straight on through Abington Park to the traffic lights at the main junction with the Wellingborough Road.

From Wellingborough / A45

Take the Town Centre Exit from the dual carriageway having passed Billing Aquadrome and Riverside Retail Park on your left.

Move into the right hand lane as you reach the bottom of the slip road.

Take the fourth exit from the roundabout signposted for Abington/Kingsthorpe onto the Rushmere Road.
Follow the Rushmere Road (A5095) across the junction with Billing Road (A5095) across the junction with Billing Road and continue straight on through Abington Park to the traffic lights at the main junction with the Wellingborough.

Entrance via Abington Avenue for the indoor Cricket Centre

Cross the lights at the junction with the Wellingborough Road keeping in the left-hand lane.

Turn left at the traffic light filter into Abington Avenue.
The cricket ground entrance is approx. 300 yards along Abington Avenue on the left-hand side.

Entrance via Wantage Road for the Pavilion Rooms

Turn left at the traffic lights with the Wellingborough Road onto the Wellingborough Road itself.

Take the first right approx. 100 yards along into Wantage Road.

The Cricket Club Entrance is approx. 500 yards along the Wantage Road on the right hand side.

Travel by public transport

Getting to the County Ground via Bus Services

Buses are available from Northampton Bus Station up to every 10 minutes. The best services are either 1 or 16- both head towards Weston Favell. The bus stop is located by the Abington Public House, 30 seconds from the Wantage Road gates. The bus journey takes roughly 7 minutes.

Please Click Here to see County Bus Services.

To travel via public transport from further afield please consult Traveline.

Getting to the County ground via train services

Northampton is well served with Train services. The station sits on the halfway point of the London to Birmingham Line and enjoys both frequent and speedy services to both cities.

Northampton Train Station is approximately 20-30 minute walk from the County Ground. Alternatively, there is a taxi rank outside the train station, and is a 5 minute drive.

For more information on train times and prices please Click Here

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