There are 8 ways to get from Leicester to Newquay by train, plane, bus or car

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 to Birmingham, fly  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Newquay (NQY) BHX - NQY

$105 - $405

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Newquay National Express

$25 - $35

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Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Newquay (NQY) LGW - NQY

$102 - $246

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  5 h 49 min

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

$88 - $256

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Newquay (NQY) STN - NQY

$157 - $544

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Chesterfield
  2. Take the train from Chesterfield to Leeds
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY) LBA - NQY

$83 - $344

Train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Newquay

$135 - $211

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Newquay 273.7 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Newquay is to bus which costs £19 - £25 and takes 9 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to Newquay is to train and fly which costs £80 - £320 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Leicester and Newquay is 230 miles. The road distance is 273.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Leicester to Newquay, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station station and arriving at Newquay. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leicester to Newquay. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Newquay via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

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Map of how to get from Leicester to Newquay.
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  • Distance: 230 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Leicester to Newquay via Birmingham New Street in around 7 h 17 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Leicester to Newquay once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from London Stansted to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
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
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Leicester to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Chesterfield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Newquay
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
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
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Train from Leicester to Chesterfield
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Train from Chesterfield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Thameslink
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Chesterfield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
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
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
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 Newquay
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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