There are 4 ways to get from Romford to Leicester by train, night bus, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Leicester

$30 - $83

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Night bus, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N15
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express

$14 - $20

2 alternative options

Line 86 bus, bus, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station 86
  2. Take the bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport A21
  3. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Leicester

$74 - $110

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Romford to Leicester 117.5 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Romford to Leicester is to night bus and bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Romford to Leicester is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Romford station to Leicester station. However, there are services departing from Romford Station and arriving at Leicester St Margarets Bus Station via Covent Garden, Savoy Street and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Romford and Leicester is 93 miles. The road distance is 117.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Romford to Leicester without a car is to train which takes 2 h 22 min and costs £23 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Romford to Leicester, including transfers.

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Romford to Leicester bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Romford to Leicester is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2 h to drive from Romford to Leicester.

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There are 189+ hotels available in Leicester. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Romford to Leicester.
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  • Distance: 92.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

What companies run services between Romford, England and Leicester, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Romford to Leicester hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 1 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route once daily.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Leicester
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Night bus from Romford Station to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Romford, Western Road to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Stratford to London Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
cms-tvision.terravisionlondo.netdna-cdn.com

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