There are 5 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Leicester by train, bus, 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 22 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Nuneaton
  2. Take the train from Nuneaton to Leicester

$47 - $93

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Rideshare  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Milton Keynes to Leicestershire 55.2 miles

$6 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express / ...

$13 - $19

Bus via Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) X7
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) X7
  3. Take the bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Leicester, Charles Street (20-22 Charles Street 'Age Concern')

$18

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Leicester 54.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Leicester is to rideshare which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Leicester is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Leicester is 44 miles. The road distance is 54.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Milton Keynes to Leicester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Leicester station. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) and arriving at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Leicester via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Leicester, England?

You can take a train from Milton Keynes to Leicester via Nuneaton in around 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Milton Keynes to Leicester hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H4) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) to Market Harborough, The Square (New Look)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Harborough, The Square (New Look) to Leicester, Charles Street (20-22 Charles Street 'Age Concern')
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milton Keynes to Leicestershire
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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