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

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Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Walsall

$40 - $59

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Bus, line 51 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the line 51 bus from Birmingham, Tesco Express to Walsall Bus Station 51 / ...

$13 - $16

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St 48
  2. Take the bus from Coventry, Cross Cheaping to Birmingham, Moor St Station X1

$24

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Leicester to Walsall 51.9 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Leicester station to Walsall station. However, there are services departing from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station and arriving at Walsall Bus Station via Birmingham, Tesco Express. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leicester to Walsall. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Walsall via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Leicester and Walsall is 36 miles. The road distance is 51.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Leicester to Walsall without a car is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Leicester to Walsall, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Leicester to Walsall is to train which takes 1 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 51 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Leicester to Walsall bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Walsall Bus Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Leicester to Walsall.
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  • Distance: 36.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from Leicester to Walsall via Birmingham New Street in around 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leicester to Walsall via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Birmingham, Tesco Express in around 2 h 6 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 Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Tesco Express to Walsall Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Coventry, Cross Cheaping to Birmingham, Moor St Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Leicester to Walsall is 52 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Leicester to Walsall.

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