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There are 4 ways to get from Leicester to Castle Donington by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Long Eaton
  2. Take the bus from Sawley, The Bell to Castle Donington, Bus Station my15 / ...

$9 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Castle Donington, Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby

$4 - $6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leicester to Castle Donington 22.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Castle Donington 22.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Castle Donington is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to Castle Donington is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St Margaret's Bus Station station and arriving at Castle Donington, Bus Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Leicester and Castle Donington is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Leicester to Castle Donington without a car is to train and bus which takes 41 min and costs £6 - £14.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Leicester to Castle Donington, including transfers.

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Leicester to Castle Donington bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at St Margaret's Bus Station.

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Leicester to Castle Donington bus services, operated by Kinchbus, arrive at Castle Donington, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leicester to Castle Donington is 22 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Leicester to Castle Donington.

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There are 401+ hotels available in Castle Donington. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leicester to Castle Donington.
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  • Distance: 16.6 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Leicester, England and Castle Donington, England?

Kinchbus operates a bus from Leicester to Castle Donington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$14 - $20
Bus operators
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Sawley, The Bell to Castle Donington, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Castle Donington, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leicester to Castle Donington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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