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

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Train  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Nuneaton
  2. Take the train from Nuneaton to Rugby

$34 - $63

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Leicester, Charles Street to Rugby, Lancaster Road X84

Taxi  •  28m

  1. Take a taxi from Leicester to Rugby 22.4 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  28m

  1. Drive from Leicester to Rugby 22.4 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Rugby is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to Rugby is to taxi which costs £50 - £65 and takes 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leicester, Charles Street and arriving at Rugby, Lancaster Road. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Leicester to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Rugby via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between Leicester and Rugby is 19 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Leicester to Rugby without a car is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs £25 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1h 8m to get from Leicester to Rugby, including transfers.

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Leicester to Rugby bus services, operated by Hinckley Bus, depart from Leicester, Charles Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Leicester to Rugby is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs £25 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Leicester to Rugby.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 8m

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

You can take a train from Leicester to Rugby via Nuneaton in around 1h 8m. Alternatively, Hinckley Bus operates a bus from Leicester to Rugby every 4 hours, and the journey takes 1h 43m.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Nuneaton to Rugby
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Hinckley Bus
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Leicester, Charles Street to Rugby, Lancaster Road
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leicester to Rugby
Ave. Duration
28m
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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 Rugby bus services, operated by Hinckley Bus, arrive at Rugby, Lancaster Road station.

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Leicester to Rugby train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Rugby station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leicester to Rugby is 22 miles. It takes approximately 28m to drive from Leicester to Rugby.

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