There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester by subway, train, bus, night bus, car or towncar

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Tube, train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Leicester

$51 - $72

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Bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station 230 / ...

$34 - $42

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Night bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the night bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express

$35 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester 104.2 miles

$22 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to University of Leicester 104.2 miles

$230 - $320

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to University of Leicester. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Leicester, Tigers Way (Sandicliffe) via Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and University of Leicester is 85 miles. The road distance is 104.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester without a car is to Tube and train which takes 2 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at St Margaret's Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester.
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  • Distance: 85 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and University of Leicester, England?

National Express operates a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to University of Leicester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to University of Leicester
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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