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There are 7 ways to get from Leicester to Loughborough University by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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, bus  •  43m

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Loughborough (Leics)
  2. Take the bus from Loughborough, Railway Station to Loughborough, Student's Union Sprint

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Leicester, George Street to Loughborough, Registry Office 126 / ...

$2 - $9

5 alternative options

Line 127 bus  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the line 127 bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Loughborough, Blackbrook Road 126 / ...

$3

Taxi  •  16m

  1. Take a taxi from Leicester to Loughborough University 12.2 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  16m

  1. Drive from Leicester to Loughborough University 12.2 miles

$2 - $4

Rideshare  •  43m

  1. Take the rideshare from Leicestershire to Loughborough 12.4 miles

$3

Uber  •  16m

  1. Take an Uber from Leicester to Loughborough University 12.2 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Loughborough University is to line 127 bus which costs £2 and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to Loughborough University is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 16m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leicester, George Street and arriving at Loughborough, Registry Office. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55m.

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The distance between Leicester and Loughborough University is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Leicester to Loughborough University without a car is to train and bus which takes 43m and costs £6 - £10.

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It takes approximately 43m to get from Leicester to Loughborough University, including transfers.

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Leicester to Loughborough University bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Leicester, George Street station.

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Leicester to Loughborough University bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Loughborough, Registry Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leicester to Loughborough University is 12 miles. It takes approximately 16m to drive from Leicester to Loughborough University.

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There are 479+ hotels available in Loughborough University. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leicester to Loughborough University.
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  • Distance: 9.9 miles
  • Duration: 43m

What companies run services between Leicester, England and Loughborough University, England?

Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Leicester to Loughborough University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 55m. National Express also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Loughborough (Leics)
Ave. Duration
8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, Railway Station to Loughborough, Student's Union
Ave. Duration
14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leicester, George Street to Loughborough, Registry Office
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Loughborough, Blackbrook Road
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 Loughborough University
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
National Express
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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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Leicestershire to Loughborough
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Leicester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Leicester to Loughborough University
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$23 - $35
UberXL
$27 - $40
Taxi from Leicester to Loughborough University
Ave. Duration
16m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Leicester and Loughborough University. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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