There are 5 ways to get from Melton Mowbray to Leicester by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

$28 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  57 min

  1. 5A / ...

$2 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. 16.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  24 min

  1. 16.3 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  24 min

  1. 16.3 miles

$28 - $40

What companies run services between Melton Mowbray, England and Leicester, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Melton Mowbray to Leicester hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $45 and the journey takes 16 min. Alternatively, Arriva Midlands operates a bus from Melton Mowbray to Leicester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 57 min. Centrebus also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Melton Mowbray, College of Further Education to Leicester, Orchard Street (Jubilee Road)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Melton Mowbray, Crown Inn (Crown Inn Public House) to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Other operators
Uber Leicester
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melton Mowbray to Leicester
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$28 - $40
uberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Melton Mowbray to Leicester
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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

The distance between Melton Mowbray and Leicester is 22 km. The road distance is 26 km.

The cheapest way to get from Melton Mowbray to Leicester is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Melton Mowbray to Leicester is to train which takes 16 min and costs £21 - £35.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Melton Mowbray and arriving at Leicester. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 16 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Melton Mowbray, College of Further Education and arriving at Leicester, Orchard Street (Jubilee Road). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

The train from Melton Mowbray to Leicester takes 16 min including transfers and departs hourly.