There are 4 ways to get from Peterborough to Rugby by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Peterborough to Nuneaton

$51 - $88

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Bus National Express  •  3 h 18 min

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

$16 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus via Corby, George Street (Stop A)  •  4 h 45 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 Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station) X4
  3. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (McDonalds) to Rugby, North Street 96

$31

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Peterborough to Rugby 56.8 miles

$12 - $18

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

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

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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 18 min.

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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 14 min.

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The distance between Peterborough and Rugby is 45 miles. The road distance is 56.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Rugby without a car is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs £35 - £70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Peterborough to Rugby, including transfers.

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Peterborough to Rugby bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Peterborough station.

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Peterborough to Rugby train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Peterborough station.

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The best way to get from Peterborough to Rugby is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs £35 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Peterborough to Rugby.
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  • Distance: 45.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

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 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peterborough to Rugby via Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station and Pool Meadow Bus Station in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pool Meadow Bus Station to Rugby, Stand H (Bradford & Bingley)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange (McDonalds) to Rugby, North Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 15) to Corby, George Street (Stop A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Corby, George Street (Stop A) to Northampton Bus Interchange (North Gate Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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