How to travel from Leicester to Banbury

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from Leicester to Banbury

How to get from Leicester to Banbury by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Leicester to Banbury is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Leicester and Banbury

distanceDistance40 miles (65 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$30 - $67
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $30 (€26) • 1 h 48 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $30 (€26) • 1 h 48 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCrossCountry

Take a train to travel 40 miles (65 km) between Leicester and Banbury. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Leicester to Banbury.

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Travel from Leicester to Banbury on CrossCountry travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains from Leicester to Banbury. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

    FAQs: Travel from Leicester to Banbury

    FAQs: Travel to Banbury easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Leicester to Banbury.

    There are 1 travel options from Leicester to Banbury: train.

    The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Banbury is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $30 (€26) compared to other travel options to Banbury:

    Taking a train costs $38 (€33) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $67 (€59) for the same trip.

    The quickest way to travel between Leicester and Banbury is by train, which takes on average 1 h 48 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Taking a bus requires on average 2 h 48 min of travel time.

    You should expect to travel around 40 miles (65 km) between Leicester and Banbury.

    The average frequency per day from Leicester to Banbury is:

    • 25 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Leicester and Banbury as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Leicester to Banbury:

    • Buses mostly depart from Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda) and arrive in Banbury, Bridge Street.
    • Trains from Leicester to Banbury most often leave from Leicester and arrive in Banbury.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Leicester to Banbury:

    • You can go to Banbury from Leicester by train with CrossCountry or West Midland Trains. You'll see cheap train tickets for $30 (€26) with West Midland Trains from Leicester to Banbury on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Leicester to Banbury with the following travel companies:

    • Take a direct bus with.
    • Direct services by train with.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Banbury as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Banbury from Leicester.

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Leicester to Banbury often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Oxford, Birmingham, Leamington Spa or London Marylebone. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Leicester and Banbury itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Banbury and any of these top destinations today!

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