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There are 6 ways to get from Atherstone to Leicester by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  52m

  1. Take the train from Atherstone to Nuneaton
  2. Take the train from Nuneaton to Leicester

$30 - $48

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Bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn to Nuneaton, Bus Station 48 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to Leicester, St Nicholas Circle 158 / ...

$5 - $14

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Bus, line 48 bus  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn to Nuneaton, Bus Station 48 / ...
  2. Take the line 48 bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to Haymarket Bus Station 48

$9 - $15

Bus, line 158 bus  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn to Nuneaton, Bus Station 48 / ...
  2. Take the line 158 bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station 158

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  30m

  1. Take a taxi from Atherstone to Leicester 23.3 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  30m

  1. Drive from Atherstone to Leicester 23.3 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Atherstone to Leicester is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Atherstone to Leicester is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atherstone to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn and arriving at Leicester, St Nicholas Circle via Nuneaton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Atherstone to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Atherstone and arriving at Leicester via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 52m.

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The distance between Atherstone and Leicester is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Atherstone to Leicester without a car is to train which takes 52m and costs £23 - £40.

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It takes approximately 52m to get from Atherstone to Leicester, including transfers.

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Atherstone to Leicester bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, depart from Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn station.

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Atherstone to Leicester train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Atherstone station.

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The best way to get from Atherstone to Leicester is to train which takes 52m and costs £23 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £11 and takes 1h 42m.

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Map of how to get from Atherstone to Leicester.
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  • Distance: 17.9 miles
  • Duration: 52m

What companies run services between Atherstone, England and Leicester, England?

You can take a train from Atherstone to Leicester via Nuneaton in around 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atherstone to Leicester via Nuneaton, Bus Station in around 1h 42m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn to Nuneaton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to Leicester, Southgates
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Atherstone, New Dolphin Inn to Nuneaton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to Leicester, St Nicholas Circle
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Fox County
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Atherstone to Leicester
Ave. Duration
30m
Estimated price
$70 - $90
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk

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Atherstone to Leicester bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Leicester, St Nicholas Circle station.

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Atherstone to Leicester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Leicester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atherstone to Leicester is 23 miles. It takes approximately 30m to drive from Atherstone to Leicester.

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