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There are 4 ways to get from Leicester to Peterborough by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Peterborough

$35 - $60

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Bus  •  1 h 5 min

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

$7 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leicester to Peterborough 40.9 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Peterborough 40.9 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Peterborough is to bus which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to Peterborough is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station station and arriving at Peterborough. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leicester and arriving at Peterborough. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Leicester and Peterborough is 38 miles. The road distance is 40.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Leicester to Peterborough without a car is to train which takes 56 min and costs £30 - £45.

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The train from Leicester to Peterborough takes 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Leicester to Peterborough bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station.

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Leicester to Peterborough train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Leicester station.

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The best way to get from Leicester to Peterborough is to train which takes 56 min and costs £30 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Leicester to Peterborough.
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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 56 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Leicester to Peterborough hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Leicester to Peterborough 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Leicester to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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Leicester to Peterborough bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Peterborough station.

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Leicester to Peterborough train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Peterborough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leicester to Peterborough is 41 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Leicester to Peterborough.

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