There are 5 ways to get from Desford to Leicester by bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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 153 bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the line 153 bus from Desford, Main Street (Library) to Western Park 153

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Desford to Leicester 8.4 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Desford to Leicester 8.4 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  14 min

  1. Take an Uber from Desford to Leicester 8.4 miles

$15 - $22

Walk  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Walk from Desford to Leicester 8.2 miles

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

Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Desford to Leicester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 21 min.

Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Desford, Main Street (Library) to Western Park
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Leicester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Desford to Leicester
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$15 - $22
uberXL
$21 - $30
Taxi from Desford to Leicester
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Desford to Leicester?

The distance between Desford and Leicester is 11 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Desford to Leicester?

The cheapest way to get from Desford to Leicester is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Desford to Leicester?

The quickest way to get from Desford to Leicester is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs £22 - £27.

Is there a direct bus between Desford and Leicester?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Desford, Main Street (Library) and arriving at Western Park. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Desford to Leicester?

The line 153 bus from Desford, Main Street (Library) to Western Park takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.