There are 5 ways to get from Leicester to Thorpe Park by train, subway, bus or car

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  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Staines

$35 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester to Heathrow Airport London National Express / ...

$19 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, Tube  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Hatton Cross Underground Station Piccadilly

$34 - $80

Bus, line 8 bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) Sb
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Slough Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station 8

$39 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Thorpe Park 108.3 miles

$23 - $35

What companies run services between Leicester, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Leicester to Thorpe Park via London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Vauxhall Underground Station, Vauxhall, Staines, Elmsleigh Bus Station, and Thorpe Park Main Entrance in around 2 h 57 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Leicester to Thorpe Park every 3 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
London Underground (Tube)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Hatton Cross Underground Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
New Bharat Coaches
Website
newbharat.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
newbharat.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Elmsleigh Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Leicester and Thorpe Park is 144 km. The road distance is 173 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Thorpe Park is to bus which costs £14 - £23 and takes 3 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Leicester to Thorpe Park is to drive which takes 1 h 50 min and costs £17 - £26.

No, there is no direct bus from Leicester to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Thorpe Park Main Entrance via Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to get from Leicester to Thorpe Park, including transfers.