Select from 3 ways to get there

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 51 min

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

$21 - $56

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester to Sheffield National Express
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange D2) to Bamford, Bus Turnaround (Rail Station) 271 / ...

$15 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus via Derby, Bus Station  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place (Stop B) Transpeak / ...

$16 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Peak District National Park 75.2 miles

$16 - $24

What companies run services between Leicester, England and Peak District National Park, England?

You can take a train from Leicester to Peak District National Park via Sheffield and Edale in around 2 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leicester to Peak District National Park via Sheffield, Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange D2), Bamford, Bus Turnaround (Rail Station), Bamford, and Edale in around 5 h 32 min.

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
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $20
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Train from Sheffield to Edale
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Hulleys of Baslow
Phone
01246 582246
Email
office2008@hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Website
hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange D3) to Bamford, Bus Turnaround (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
TM Travel
Website
tmtravel.co.uk
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange D2) to Bamford, Bus Turnaround (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
tmtravel.co.uk
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Derby, Bus Station to Buxton, Market Place (Stop B)
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leicester and Peak District National Park is 92 km. The road distance is 120 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Peak District National Park is to bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 6 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Leicester to Peak District National Park is to drive which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £12 - £18.

No, there is no direct train from Leicester to Peak District National Park. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Edale via Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Leicester to Peak District National Park, including transfers.