There are 5 ways to get from Desborough to Leicester by bus, train, 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

Line 232 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 232 bus from Desborough, Station Road (Library) to Leicester, Charles Street (Halford Street and Free Lane) 232

$8

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Desborough, Station Road (Library) to Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station) X10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station) to Leicester, Charles Street (20-22 Charles Street 'Age Concern') X3|Sapphire

$6

3 alternative options

Line 19 bus, train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 19 bus from Desborough, Station Road (The George) to Kettering, Newland Centre 19
  2. Take the train from Kettering to Leicester

$15 - $27

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Desborough to Leicester 21.1 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Desborough to Leicester 21.1 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Desborough to Leicester is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Desborough to Leicester is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Desborough and Leicester is 19 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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The line 232 bus from Desborough, Station Road (Library) to Leicester, Charles Street (Halford Street and Free Lane) takes 37 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Desborough, Station Road (Library) station and arriving at Leicester, Charles Street (Halford Street and Free Lane). Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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

Diamond operates a bus from Desborough to Leicester once a week. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Kettering to Leicester
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Single
$17 - $26
Bus operators
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Desborough, Station Road (Library) to Leicester, Charles Street (Halford Street and Free Lane)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Desborough, Station Road (Library) to Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Desborough, Station Road (The George) to Kettering, Newland Centre
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station) to Leicester, Charles Street (20-22 Charles Street 'Age Concern')
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Desborough to Leicester
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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