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There are 5 ways to get from Leicester to Swadlincote by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Derby
  2. Take a taxi from Derby to Swadlincote

$80 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Frog Island, Pasture Lane to Swadlincote, Bus Station 29 / ...

$2 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 29 bus, bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 29 bus from Frog Island, Pasture Lane to Coalville, Memorial Square 26 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coalville, Memorial Square to Swadlincote, Bus Station 29 / ...

$5 - $12

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leicester to Swadlincote 23 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Swadlincote 23 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Swadlincote is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to Swadlincote is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frog Island, Pasture Lane and arriving at Swadlincote, Bus Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Leicester and Swadlincote is 20 miles. The road distance is 23 miles.

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The best way to get from Leicester to Swadlincote without a car is to train and taxi which takes 43 min and costs £60 - £85.

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It takes approximately 43 min to get from Leicester to Swadlincote, including transfers.

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Leicester to Swadlincote bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Frog Island, Pasture Lane station.

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Leicester to Swadlincote bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at Swadlincote, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leicester to Swadlincote is 23 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Leicester to Swadlincote.

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  • Distance: 20.2 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

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

Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Leicester to Swadlincote 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Frog Island, Pasture Lane to Swadlincote, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Frog Island, Pasture Lane to Coalville, Memorial Square
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Coalville, Memorial Square to Swadlincote, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.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 Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Swadlincote
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Coalville to Swadlincote
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Midland Classic
Phone
+44 1283 500228
Email
info@midlandclassic.com
Website
midlandclassic.com
Bus from Coalville, Memorial Square to Swadlincote, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
midlandclassic.com
Other operators
Taxi from Derby to Swadlincote
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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