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There are 5 ways to get from London to Leek by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Stoke-on-Trent
  2. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station 16 / ...

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Bus  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stoke on Trent Uk023 / ...

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Night bus  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stoke-On-Trent National Express

Drive  •  2h 51m

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Leek 153.7 miles

Fly  •  4h 10m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN

London to Leek by train and bus

The journey time between London and Leek is around 3h 45m and covers a distance of around 160 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 26m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 38m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, First, D&G Bus and others, the London to Leek service departs from London Euston and arrives in Leek Town Centre, Bus Station. Typically 81 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 18m
Layover time:
1h 26m
Total time:
3h 45m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 38m
Journey distance:
160 miles
Services per week:
81
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:16
Last service departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Leek train and bus schedules

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The most affordable way to get from London to Leek is to bus, which costs £8 - £10 and takes 4h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Leek is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Leek station. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Leek Town Centre, Bus Station via Hanley, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 48m.

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The distance between London and Leek is 137 miles. The road distance is 153.7 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Leek without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 52m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from London to Leek, including transfers.

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London to Leek bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Leek is to bus which takes 4h 48m and costs £8 - £10. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £45 - £180 and takes 4h 10m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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London to Leek bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stoke on Trent station.

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Map of how to get from London to Leek.
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  • Distance: 137.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between London, England and Leek, England?

FlixBus operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stoke on Trent 3 times a day. Tickets cost £12 - £15 and the journey takes 3h 35m. National Express also services this route once daily. Alternatively, British Airways flies from London Paddington to Leek 3 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £280
Train operators
Bus operators
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
D&G Bus
Hollinshead’s Coaches
Phone
+44 1782 512209
Email
hollinsheadcoach@btconnect.com
Website
hollinsheadcoaches.com
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station to Leek Town Centre, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Hollinshead’s Coaches
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stoke on Trent
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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 London Victoria Coach Station to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
National Express
Night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Stoke-On-Trent
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Leek is 154 miles. It takes approximately 2h 51m to drive from London to Leek.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 324+ hotels available in Leek. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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