How to travel from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Aug 20
Aug 21
Aug 22
Aug 23
Aug 24
Aug 25
Aug 26

Travel Information from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent

distanceDistance24 miles (39 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $30
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $5 (€5) • 1 h 13 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $30 (€28) • 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEast Midlands Railway

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 24 miles (39 km) to Burton-on-Trent from Leicester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 42 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are East Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent

Travel to Burton-on-Trent 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 Burton-on-Trent.

There are 4 ways to get from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Burton-on-Trent from Leicester is by taking a bus, which costs on average $5 (€5).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Burton-on-Trent:

Taking a bus is usually $24 (€23) less than taking a train to Burton-on-Trent, which costs on average $30 (€28) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Burton-on-Trent from Leicester is by train with an average travel time of 42 min.

Other travel options to Burton-on-Trent can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 1 h 13 min.

Burton-on-Trent is approximately 24 miles (39 km) away from Leicester.

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • Around 51 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent:

  • Trains from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent most often leave from Leicester and arrive in Burton-on-Trent.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent:

  • You can travel by train to Burton-on-Trent from Leicester with East Midlands Railway, and you can find East Midlands Railway Leicester to Burton-on-Trent tickets for $30 (€28) on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Derby. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Leicester and Burton-on-Trent itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Burton-on-Trent and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $5 (€5) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $30 (€28) one way for this route.

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

Travelling from Leicester to Burton-on-Trent: related information

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

Hand With Phone