There are 6 ways to get from Leicester to Devon by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids

$124 - $182

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus UK  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Rugby, ASDA to Exeter City Centre, Bus Station M36

$44 - $70

4 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  7 h 49 min

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

$91 - $112

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Devon 204.3 miles

$40 - $65

Train to London City, fly, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Cheriton Cross, Coach House

$98 - $355

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT

$99 - $271

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

You can take a train from Leicester to Devon via Birmingham New Street, Exeter St Davids, and Exeter, St Davids Station in around 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leicester to Devon via Heathrow Airport London, Exeter, and Exeter City Centre, Bus Station in around 7 h 49 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $100
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Bus Station to Cheriton Cross, Coach House
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Dartline Coaches
Phone
01392 872900
Email
info@dartline-coaches.co.uk
Website
dartline-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Paris Street to Cheriton Cross, Coach House
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dartline-coaches.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leicester and Devon is 277 km. The road distance is 327 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Devon is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Leicester to Devon is to drive which takes 3 h 34 min and costs £30 - £50.

No, there is no direct bus from Leicester to Devon. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Heathrow Airport London and Exeter City Centre, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Leicester to Devon, including transfers.