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There are 7 ways to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester

$44 - $66

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Birmingham to Loughborough 41.4 miles

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Loughborough National Express

$11 - $15

Train via Derby  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Loughborough (Leics)

$46 - $69

Train, line 127 bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester
  2. Take the line 127 bus from Birstall, Red Hill Circle to Loughborough, Blackbrook Road 126 / ...

$41 - $60

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University 41.6 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University 41.6 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University is to rideshare which costs £5 - £7 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham New Street Station station to Loughborough University. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Loughborough, Student's Union via Loughborough, The Rushes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Birmingham New Street Station and Loughborough University is 35 miles. The road distance is 41.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University, including transfers.

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Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University is to train which takes 2 h 4 min and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Loughborough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University is 42 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University.
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  • Distance: 34.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between Birmingham New Street Station, England and Loughborough University, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Loughborough (Leics)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Loughborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Birstall, Red Hill Circle to Loughborough, Blackbrook Road
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Birmingham to Loughborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Birmingham New Street Station to Loughborough University
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Birmingham New Street Station and Loughborough University. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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