There are 4 ways to get from Loughborough to Nottingham by train, bus, taxi 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  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Loughborough (Leics) to Nottingham

$5 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Loughborough, Baxter Gate (9 Baxter Gate) to Nottingham Railway Station 9 / ...

$3 - $10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Loughborough to Nottingham 16 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Loughborough to Nottingham 16 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Loughborough, England and Nottingham, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Loughborough to Nottingham hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 16 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Kinchbus operates a bus from Loughborough to Nottingham every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 34 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Loughborough (Leics) to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, Baxter Gate (9 Baxter Gate) to Nottingham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Nottingham City Transport
Phone
+44 115 950 6070
Email
travelcentre@nctx.co.uk
Website
nctx.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, Baxter Gate (5 Baxter Gate) to Nottingham Railway Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
nctx.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Loughborough, Swan Street (Mario's Pizza) to Nottingham, Maid Marian Way (Castle College)
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Loughborough to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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 to Nottingham?

The distance between Loughborough and Nottingham is 21 km. The road distance is 26 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Nottingham?

The cheapest way to get from Loughborough to Nottingham is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Loughborough to Nottingham?

The quickest way to get from Loughborough to Nottingham is to train which takes 16 min and costs £4 - £9.

Is there a direct train between Loughborough and Nottingham?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Loughborough (Leics) and arriving at Nottingham. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

Is there a direct bus between Loughborough and Nottingham?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Loughborough, Baxter Gate (9 Baxter Gate) and arriving at Nottingham Railway Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

How long does it take to get from Loughborough to Nottingham?

The train from Loughborough (Leics) to Nottingham takes 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.