There are 11 ways to get from Leicester to Northumberland by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Newcastle

$136 - $258

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station) 240 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Morpeth National Express

$72 - $101

9 alternative options

Bus, line 8 bus, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester, Orchard Street (Bowlturners Arms Public House) to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street) 5 / ...
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (car park) to Grantham, Bus Station 8
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Morpeth
  4. Take the bus from Morpeth, Mafeking Roundabout to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside) X14 / ...

$85 - $128

Bus, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
  2. Take the train from Derby to Newcastle
  3. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside) X14 / ...

$131 - $198

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Northumberland 213.6 miles

$45 - $70

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$149 - $431

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Morpeth

$164 - $434

Fly East Midlands to Edinburgh, train, taxi  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Morpeth
  3. Take a taxi from Morpeth to Northumberland

$127 - $341

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Newcastle  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL

$161 - $356

Fly East Midlands to Glasgow, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Morpeth

$141 - $361

Train to Birmingham, fly to Glasgow, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Glasgow (GLA) BHX - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  4. Take the train from Edinburgh to Morpeth

$178 - $434

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The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Northumberland is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to Northumberland is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Leicester and Northumberland is 185 miles. The road distance is 213.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Leicester to Northumberland, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Leicester to Northumberland via Sheffield, Newcastle, and Morpeth in around 4 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leicester to Northumberland via Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, Morpeth, Morpeth, Bus Station (Morpeth Bus Station), and Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside) in around 9 h 29 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Birmingham to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
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
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Derby to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Edinburgh to Morpeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Morpeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Edinburgh to Morpeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leicester, Orchard Street (Bowlturners Arms Public House) to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (5 Windsor Street)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Leicester, Orchard Street (Bowlturners Arms Public House) to Melton Mowbray, Windsor Street (11 Windsor Street)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Bus from Melton Mowbray, St Mary's Way (car park) to Grantham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Morpeth, Mafeking Roundabout to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
P C L Travel
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Morpeth, Mafeking Roundabout to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street (Outside Peacock Hospital Supplies) to Rothbury, Pondicherry Road End (Hillside)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.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 St Margaret's Bus Station to Leeds City Centre, Dyer Street (Dyer Street Coach Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Morpeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Morpeth to Northumberland
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk

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