How to travel from Leicester to Banbury

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from Leicester to Banbury

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

Our recommendation

To get from Leicester to Banbury on Feb 10 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:50AMLeicester1h50 11:40AMBanbury
2 transfers
09:50AMLeicester1h50 11:40AMBanbury
2 transfers
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10:50AMLeicester1h49 12:39PMBanbury
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10:18AMLeicester2h00 12:18PMBanbury
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09:50AMLeicester2h04 11:54AMBanbury
1 transfer

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Travel Information to Banbury from Leicester

distanceDistance40 miles (65 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $37
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $31 (€27) • 2 h 8 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $31 (€27) • 1 h 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or West Midlands Railway

Travel 40 miles (65 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Leicester to Banbury. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or West Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leicester to Banbury.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leicester to Banbury

Travel Tips: 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 4 travel options from Leicester to Banbury: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Banbury from Leicester is by taking a train, which costs on average $31 (€27).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Banbury:

Taking a train is about $6 (€5) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $37 (€33) for this route.

The quickest way to travel between Leicester and Banbury is by train, which takes on average 1 h 37 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 31 min   of travel time.

Banbury is approximately 40 miles (65 km) away from Leicester.

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Banbury is:

  • Around 8 buses per day.
  • 29 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Banbury from Leicester as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or 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 leave from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and tend to arrive in Banbury, Bridge Street.
  • Trains most often depart from Leicester at Leicester and arrive in Banbury at 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 bus with National Express. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $37 (€33) with National Express from Leicester to Banbury on Omio.
  • You can go to Banbury from Leicester by train with West Midlands Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $31 (€27) with West Midlands Railway from Leicester to Banbury on Omio.
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 or Birmingham. 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!

Before traveling from Leicester to Banbury, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $37 (€33) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $31 (€27) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Leicester to Banbury tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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