Buses provide a readily accessible means of transport from early morning to late at night allowing travel within the town, around the county and across the country.
Kettering's principal bus service provider is Stagecoach which has regular services running around the town, across the county and to other large towns and cities like Northampton and Peterborough. The town centre has main bus stops located in the town centre at Horse Market and Newlands Street as well as around the town.
The Kettering Catcher is a demand-response public minibus service for rural communities in North Northamptonshire. The service does not have a fixed route and timetable – the most optimal route is generated in accordance with passenger bookings.
Timetables and routes
Click on the link for the route map of the MegaRider
Current bus timetables can be found at
Find bus timetables and a journey planner for bus services in North Northamptonshire together with details of service changes. You should check the relevant bus service website to confirm service changes on bank holidays.
You can plan your bus journey and find current timetables on the Traveline website or app for all bus providers.
Use stagecoach's handy ticket finder tool to get the cheapest fares and find the right ticket for you.
Smart Move for Northamptonshire provides live travel information to help improve your journey including maps, journey planners, links and ticketing information.