There are 6 ways to get from Shepshed to Birmingham by bus, train, 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.

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Bus, train via Derby  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) Skylink Leicester Derby
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street

$40 - $62

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Line 127 bus, bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 127 bus from Shepshed, Bull Ring to Leicester, Orchard Street (Jubilee Road) 127 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express

$10 - $14

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Shepshed, Bull Ring to Loughborough, Lemyngton Street (Church Gate) 127 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street

$46 - $71

Bus, train #2  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Shepshed, Bull Ring (footpath to Hall Croft) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road Skylink Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Long Eaton to Birmingham New Street

$38 - $63

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shepshed to Birmingham 38.5 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Shepshed to Birmingham 38.5 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shepshed to Birmingham station. However, there are services departing from Shepshed, Bull Ring and arriving at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Shepshed and Birmingham is 33 miles. The road distance is 38.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Shepshed to Birmingham without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Shepshed to Birmingham, including transfers.

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Shepshed to Birmingham bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Shepshed, Bull Ring station.

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Shepshed to Birmingham bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shepshed to Birmingham is 39 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Shepshed to Birmingham.

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Map of how to get from Shepshed to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 32.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between Shepshed, England and Birmingham, England?

You can take a bus from Shepshed to Birmingham via Leicester, Orchard Street (Jubilee Road) and Leicester St Margarets Bus Station in around 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Long Eaton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Kinchbus
Phone
01509 815637
Email
talk@kinchbus.co.uk
Website
kinchbus.co.uk
Bus from East Midlands Airport, Coach Park (Arrivals) to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
kinchbus.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shepshed, Bull Ring to Loughborough, Lemyngton Street (Church Gate)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shepshed, Bull Ring to Leicester, Orchard Street (Jubilee Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Paul S Winson Coaches
Website
winsoncoaches.co.uk
Bus from Shepshed, Bull Ring to Loughborough, Baxter Gate (11 Baxter Gate)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
winsoncoaches.co.uk
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Shepshed, Bull Ring (footpath to Hall Croft) to Long Eaton, Rail Station Sycamore Road
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.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 Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Shepshed to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Swift Fox Cabs
Phone
+44 116 262 8222
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 116 255 5111
Website
abc-taxis-leicester.co.uk
Trent Cars Ltd
Phone
+44 115 950 5050
Website
trentcars.com
Fon-A-Car
Phone
+44 115 950 0500

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