There are 5 ways to get from Nottingham to Rugby 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  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Nottingham to Tamworth High Level
  2. Take the train from Tamworth to Rugby

$49 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Nottingham, Maid Marian Way (St James Street) to Loughborough, Baxter Gate (5 Baxter Gate) 1|Navy Line
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Lutterworth, George Street (Jet Garage) 84 / ...

$18 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus, line 585 bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street to Leicester
  2. Take the bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Walsgrave, University Hospital X6
  3. Take the line 585 bus from Walsgrave, University Hospital to Rugby, Church Street 585

$24 - $27

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nottingham to Rugby 48.2 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Nottingham to Rugby 48.2 miles

$10 - $15

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

You can take a train from Nottingham to Rugby via Tamworth High Level and Tamworth in around 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nottingham to Rugby via Leicester, St Margaret's Bus Station, and Walsgrave, University Hospital in around 3 h 37 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Rugby
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Mike De Courcey Travel
Phone
(024) 7630 2656
Website
traveldecourcey.com
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Walsgrave, University Hospital
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
traveldecourcey.com
Bus from Walsgrave, University Hospital to Rugby, Church Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
traveldecourcey.com
Nottingham City Transport
Phone
+44 115 950 6070
Email
travelcentre@nctx.co.uk
Website
nctx.co.uk
Bus from Nottingham, Maid Marian Way (St James Street) to Loughborough, Baxter Gate (5 Baxter Gate)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
nctx.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Lutterworth, George Street (Jet Garage)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Hinckley Bus
Phone
0344 800 44 11
Website
hinckleybus.co.uk
Bus from St Margaret's Bus Station to Lutterworth, George Street (Jet Garage)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hinckleybus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Nottingham to Rugby
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
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 Nottingham to Rugby?

The distance between Nottingham and Rugby is 65 km. The road distance is 77 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Rugby is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 53 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Nottingham to Rugby is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs £170 - £210.

Is there a direct train between Nottingham and Rugby?

No, there is no direct train from Nottingham to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Nottingham and arriving at Rugby via Tamworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Nottingham and Rugby?

No, there is no direct bus from Nottingham to Rugby. However, there are services departing from NOTTINGHAM, Station Street and arriving at Rugby, Church Street via St Margaret's Bus Station and Walsgrave, University Hospital. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Nottingham to Rugby, including transfers.