There are 6 ways to get from Loughborough University to Birmingham by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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 56 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street

$43 - $74

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Loughborough to Birmingham 40.9 miles

$7 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughborough, Lemyngton Street (Church Gate) to St Margaret's Bus Station Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the bus from Leicester to Birmingham National Express

$14 - $20

Line 127 bus, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 127 bus from Loughborough, Gracedieu Road (12 Garendon Green) to Leicester, Orchard Street (Jubilee Road) 126 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Coventry, Corporation St 48
  3. Take the bus from Coventry, Cross Cheaping to Birmingham, Moor St Station X1

$21 - $25

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Loughborough University to Birmingham 40.5 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Loughborough University to Birmingham 40.5 miles

$8 - $13

What companies run services between Loughborough University, England and Birmingham, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Loughborough University to Birmingham hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Loughborough University to Birmingham via Loughborough, Student's Union (Hazell Rigg Tennis Courts), Loughborough, Beacon Bingo, Loughborough, Lemyngton Street (Church Gate), St Margaret's Bus Station, and Leicester in around 2 h 53 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, Lemyngton Street (Church Gate) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Coventry, Cross Cheaping to Birmingham, Moor St Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, Gracedieu Road (12 Garendon Green) to Leicester, Orchard Street (Jubilee Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.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
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Loughborough to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Loughborough University to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Loughborough University to Birmingham?

The distance between Loughborough University and Birmingham is 55 km. The road distance is 65 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Loughborough University to Birmingham?

The cheapest way to get from Loughborough University to Birmingham is to rideshare which costs £5 - £7 and takes 1 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Loughborough University to Birmingham?

The quickest way to get from Loughborough University to Birmingham is to taxi which takes 46 min and costs £140 - £180.

Is there a direct bus between Loughborough University and Birmingham?

No, there is no direct bus from Loughborough University to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Loughborough, Student's Union (Hazell Rigg Tennis Courts) and arriving at Birmingham via Loughborough, Lemyngton Street (Church Gate) and Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Loughborough University to Birmingham?

It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from Loughborough University to Birmingham, including transfers.