How to travel from Leicester to Peterborough

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from Leicester to Peterborough

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

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To get from Leicester to Peterborough on Aug 11 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:17PMLeicester0h56 07:13PMPeterborough
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06:17PMLeicester0h56 07:13PMPeterborough
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09:14AMLeicester0h56 10:10AMPeterborough
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08:18AMLeicester0h58 09:16AMPeterborough
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05:56PMLeicester0h59 06:55PMPeterborough
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Travel Information from Leicester to Peterborough

distanceDistance37 miles (60 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $34
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $18 (€16) • 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€16) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCross Country or Cross Country

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 37 miles (60 km) from Leicester to Peterborough. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Cross Country or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Leicester to Peterborough.

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FAQs

You can travel between Leicester and Peterborough 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Peterborough from Leicester is by taking a train, which costs on average $18 (€16).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Peterborough:

A train is $16 (€15) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Leicester to Peterborough costing on average $34 (€31).

The quickest way to travel from Leicester to Peterborough is by train, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 1 h 10 min   of travel time.

Peterborough is approximately 37 miles (60 km) away from Leicester.

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Peterborough is:

  • 15 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Leicester and Peterborough 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 Peterborough:

  • Buses mostly leave from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and tend to arrive in Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Leicester at Leicester and arrive in Peterborough at Peterborough.

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

  • You can take a bus from Leicester to Peterborough with Cross Country. Cheap tickets can be found for $34 (€31) with Cross Country from Leicester to Peterborough.
  • You can travel to Peterborough from Leicester by train with Cross Country. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $18 (€16) with Cross Country from Leicester to Peterborough.

Yes, there are direct routes from Leicester to Peterborough with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 15 direct trains per day to Peterborough with Cross Country.

Direct services to Peterborough 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 trip.

Omio customers who travel from Leicester to Peterborough often also extend their vacation to go to London, Stansted or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Peterborough and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip from Leicester to Peterborough, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $34 (€31) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $18 (€16) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leicester to Peterborough online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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