There are 4 ways to get from Leicester to King's Lynn by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to King's Lynn National Express

$10 - $14

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Peterborough
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange XL|Excel

$52 - $71

Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Kings Lynn

$62 - $93

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to King's Lynn 75.3 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Leicester to King's Lynn is to bus which costs £7 - £11 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to King's Lynn is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station station and arriving at King's Lynn. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leicester to King's Lynn. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Kings Lynn via Ely. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Leicester and King's Lynn is 65 miles. The road distance is 75.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Leicester to King's Lynn without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £7 - £11.

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The bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to King's Lynn takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Leicester to King's Lynn bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station.

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Leicester to King's Lynn train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Leicester station.

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The best way to get from Leicester to King's Lynn is to bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs £7 - £11. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £45 - £75 and takes 2 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Leicester to King's Lynn.
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  • Distance: 64.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Leicester, England and King's Lynn, England?

National Express operates a bus from Leicester to King's Lynn once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leicester to King's Lynn via Ely in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Leicester to Ely
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Ely to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to King's Lynn
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
firstgroup.com

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Leicester to King's Lynn bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at King's Lynn station.

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Leicester to King's Lynn train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Kings Lynn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leicester to King's Lynn is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to drive from Leicester to King's Lynn.

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