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There are 4 ways to get from Newark on Trent to Leicester by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h

  1. Take the bus from Newark-on-Trent to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express

$13 - $17

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Train  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the train from Newark Castle to Leicester

$21 - $30

Taxi  •  38m

  1. Take a taxi from Newark on Trent to Leicester 34.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  38m

  1. Drive from Newark on Trent to Leicester 34.9 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Newark on Trent to Leicester is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark on Trent to Leicester is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark-on-Trent and arriving at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Castle and arriving at Leicester. Services depart every two hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 12m.

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The distance between Newark on Trent and Leicester is 33 miles. The road distance is 34.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark on Trent to Leicester without a car is to bus which takes 1h and costs £10 - £13.

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The bus from Newark-on-Trent to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station takes 1h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Newark on Trent to Leicester bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Newark-on-Trent station.

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Newark on Trent to Leicester train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Newark Castle station.

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The best way to get from Newark on Trent to Leicester is to bus which takes 1h and costs £10 - £13. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £16 - £23 and takes 1h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Newark on Trent to Leicester.
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  • Distance: 32.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Newark on Trent, England and Leicester, England?

National Express operates a bus from Newark on Trent to Leicester once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $17 and the journey takes 1h. Alternatively, East Midlands Trains operates a train from Newark on Trent to Leicester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 1h 12m.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Newark Castle to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newark-on-Trent to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Newark on Trent to Leicester
Ave. Duration
38m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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Newark on Trent to Leicester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station.

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Newark on Trent to Leicester train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Leicester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark on Trent to Leicester is 35 miles. It takes approximately 38m to drive from Newark on Trent to Leicester.

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