How to travel from Nottingham to Leicester

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Travel Information between Nottingham and Leicester

distanceDistance22 miles (35 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $10
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 1 h
fastestFastest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus

Travel 22 miles (35 km) by bus or train from Nottingham to Leicester. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Nottingham to Leicester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Nottingham to Leicester

Travel Tips: Travel to Leicester 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 Nottingham to Leicester.

There are 2 ways to travel between Nottingham and Leicester including taking a bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Leicester from Nottingham is by taking a bus with an average price of $7 (€6).

This is compared to other travel options to Leicester:

A bus is generally $3 (€3) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $10 (€9) from Nottingham to Leicester.

The fastest way from Nottingham to Leicester is by bus with an average journey time of 1 h.

There are alternative travel options to Leicester that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 41 min.

The distance from Nottingham to Leicester is approximately 22 miles (35 km).

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to Leicester is:

  • 7 buses a day.
  • 56 trains a day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Nottingham, Crown Court (stop C11) and tend to arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Nottingham and arrive in Leicester.

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

  • You can go to Leicester from Nottingham by bus with Megabus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $7 (€6) with Megabus from Nottingham to Leicester on Omio.

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

  • You can take a direct bus with National Express or Megabus with 7 direct buses per day.
  • You'll find 39 direct trains per day with East Midlands Railway.

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

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

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

  • A bus ticket costs $7 (€6) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $10 (€9) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Nottingham to Leicester 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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