There are 4 ways to get from Peterborough to Rugby by train, bus 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 13 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Nuneaton

$53 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus, line 585 bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough to Coventry National Express
  2. Take the line 585 bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Rugby, Church Street 585 / ...

$18 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A) X4
  2. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop A) to North Gate Bus Station X4
  3. Take the bus from Northampton, Drapery (McDonalds) to Rugby, North Street 96

$31

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Rugby 56.8 miles

$12 - $18

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Peterborough to Rugby hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Rugby via Coventry and Pool Meadow Bus Station in around 3 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Corby, George Street (Stop A) to North Gate Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton, Drapery (McDonalds) to Rugby, North Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Peterborough and Rugby is 72 km. The road distance is 91 km.

The cheapest way to get from Peterborough to Rugby is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Peterborough to Rugby is to drive which takes 1 h 1 min and costs £9 - £14.

No, there is no direct train from Peterborough to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Rugby via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Peterborough to Rugby. However, there are services departing from Peterborough and arriving at Rugby, Church Street via Pool Meadow Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Peterborough to Rugby, including transfers.