There are 6 ways to get from Hinckley to Leicester by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Hinckley to Leicester

$27 - $45

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Bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the bus from The Crescent Bus Station to Leicester, St Nicholas Circle (Jewry Wall Museum) 158 / ...

$2 - $6

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hinckley to Leicestershire 14.8 miles

$4

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hinckley to Leicester 14.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Hinckley to Leicester 14.7 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hinckley to Leicester 14.7 miles

$25 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Hinckley to Leicester is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hinckley to Leicester is to train which costs £21 - £35 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from The Crescent Bus Station station and arriving at Leicester, St Nicholas Circle (Jewry Wall Museum). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hinckley and arriving at Leicester. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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The distance between Hinckley and Leicester is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Hinckley to Leicester without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs £21 - £35.

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The train from Hinckley to Leicester takes 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hinckley to Leicester bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at The Crescent Bus Station.

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Hinckley to Leicester train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Hinckley station.

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The best way to get from Hinckley to Leicester is to train which takes 20 min and costs £21 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 - £5 and takes 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Hinckley to Leicester.
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 20 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Hinckley to Leicester hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Hinckley to Leicester every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 47 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from The Crescent Bus Station to Leicester, St Nicholas Circle (Jewry Wall Museum)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
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 Hinckley, Regent Street (Kwik Save) to West Bridge, New Park Street (Corah Street)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from The Crescent Bus Station to Leicester, Southgates (Friar Lane)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Hinckley Bus
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
hinckleybus.co.uk
Bus from The Crescent Bus Station to Leicester, Bonners Lane (61 Oxford Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
hinckleybus.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.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hinckley to Leicestershire
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Leicester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hinckley to Leicester
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$25 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Hinckley to Leicester
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920

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Hinckley to Leicester bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Leicester, St Nicholas Circle (Jewry Wall Museum) station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Hinckley to Leicester is 15 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Hinckley to Leicester.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Leicester. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Hinckley and Leicester. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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