There are 4 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 4 to Leicester by subway, train, bus, night bus or car

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Tube, train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 4 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Leicester

$27 - $73

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Leicester National Express / ...

$30 - $40

Night bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Heathrow Airport London to Leicester National Express

$35 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 4 to Leicester 106.5 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 4 to Leicester is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 4 to Leicester is to drive which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £17 - £26.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 4 and Leicester is 139 km. The road distance is 170 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 4 to Leicester, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Leicester. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 4, England and Leicester, England?

National Express operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 4 to Leicester every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 4 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Bus operators

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