You can get from Leicester to Manchester by train, bus or flight.
To get from Leicester to Manchester on Oct 05 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||74 miles (119 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$24 - $71|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $24 (€23) • 2 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $71 (€68) • 1 h 53 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or East Midlands Railway|
Travel 74 miles (119 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Manchester from Leicester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 53 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€23). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or East Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Leicester to Manchester.
There are 4 ways to travel between Leicester and Manchester including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to go to Manchester from Leicester is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€23).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:
A bus is generally $47 (€45) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $71 (€68) from Leicester to Manchester.
The fastest way to get to Manchester from Leicester is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 53 min.
Other travel options to Manchester can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 15 min on average.
Manchester is approximately 74 miles (119 km) away from Leicester.
The average frequency per day from Leicester to Manchester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Manchester from Leicester 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 when traveling from Leicester to Manchester:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leicester to Manchester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Leicester to Manchester with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Manchester tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
When planning your trip from Leicester to Manchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Leicester to Manchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need