There are 5 ways to get from Rugby to Uppingham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Nuneaton
  2. Take the train from Nuneaton to Oakham
  3. Take the bus from Oakham, Bus Station to Uppingham, Ayston Road Rf1

£34 - £70

Cheapest option

Bus, line 747 bus  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Rugby, North Street to Leicester, Charles Street X84
  2. Take the line 747 bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Uppingham, North Street East 747

£10 - £13

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Rugby, Church Street to Northampton Bus Interchange 96 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Corby, George Street X4 / ...

£13 - £22

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rugby to Uppingham 39.2 miles

£80 - £100

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Rugby to Uppingham 39.2 miles

£6 - £10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rugby to Uppingham is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rugby to Uppingham is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rugby to Uppingham. However, there are services departing from Rugby, North Street and arriving at Uppingham, North Street East via Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 33m.

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The distance between Rugby and Uppingham is 27 miles. The road distance is 39.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Rugby to Uppingham without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 15m and costs £30 - £75.

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It takes approximately 3h 15m to get from Rugby to Uppingham, including transfers.

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Rugby to Uppingham bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Rugby, North Street station.

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Rugby to Uppingham bus services, operated by Centrebus, arrive at Uppingham, North Street East station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rugby to Uppingham is 39 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Rugby to Uppingham.

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There are 240+ hotels available in Uppingham. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Rugby to Uppingham.
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  • Distance: 27.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 15m

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

You can take a bus from Rugby to Uppingham via Leicester, Charles Street and Haymarket Bus Station in around 3h 33m.

Train operators
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Rugby to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£5 - £23
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£17 - £23
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Nuneaton to Oakham
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £30
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£18 - £27
Bus operators
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Oakham, Bus Station to Uppingham, Ayston Road
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £3
Website
Centrebus
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Uppingham, North Street East
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Centrebus
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rugby, North Street to Leicester, Charles Street
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
Arriva Midlands
Stagecoach Midlands
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rugby, Church Street to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach Midlands
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Corby, George Street
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
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 Northampton to Corby
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Rugby to Uppingham
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
£80 - £100
Webb Ellis Cars
Phone
+44 1788 345 000
Website
webbelliscars-rugby.co.uk
Kwik Taxi Rugby
Phone
+44 1788 4320 32
Website
kwiktaxi-rugby.co.uk
Dial a Cab
Phone
+44 1788 570 202
Website
rugbytaxi.co.uk

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