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There are 3 ways to get from Melton Mowbray to Leicester by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  16 min

  1. Take the train from Melton Mowbray to Leicester

£9 - £95

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Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Melton Mowbray to Leicester 16.3 miles

£35 - £45

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Melton Mowbray to Leicester 16.3 miles

£2 - £4

Melton Mowbray to Leicester by train

The train journey time between Melton Mowbray and Leicester is around 16 min and covers a distance of around 15 miles. The fastest train normally takes 16 min. Services are operated by CrossCountry and East Midlands Railways. Typically 105 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Melton Mowbray to Leicester train schedules

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

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The quickest way to get from Melton Mowbray to Leicester is to train which costs £9 - £95 and takes 16 min.

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

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The distance between Melton Mowbray and Leicester is 14 miles. The road distance is 16.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Melton Mowbray to Leicester without a car is to train which takes 16 min and costs £9 - £95.

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The train from Melton Mowbray to Leicester takes 16 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Melton Mowbray to Leicester train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Melton Mowbray station.

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Melton Mowbray to Leicester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Leicester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Melton Mowbray to Leicester is 16 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Melton Mowbray to Leicester.

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  • Distance: 13.6 miles
  • Duration: 16 min

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Melton Mowbray to Leicester every 2 hours. Tickets cost £20 - £95 and the journey takes 16 min. East Midlands Railways also services this route 5 times a week.

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Other operators
Taxi from Melton Mowbray to Leicester
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Handy Cars Taxis
Phone
+44 1664 563 618
Darren's Taxis
Phone
+44 7824 444 883
Website
darrens-taxi.co.uk
Bandana Cab Melton Taxi
Phone
+44 7599 477 952
Website
bandanacab.com

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