There are 4 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Leicester by train, 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  •  1 h 52 min

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

$24 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Nuneaton
  2. Take the bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station 158

$40 - $105

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Leicester 100.2 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Leicester is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Leicester is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Leicester is 88 miles. The road distance is 100.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from London Paddington Station to Leicester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station station to Leicester station. However, there are services departing from Paddington Rail Station and arriving at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Leicester, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from London Paddington Station to Leicester hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Paddington Station to Leicester hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $95
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Fox County
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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