There are 4 ways to get from Tamworth to Leicester by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Tamworth to Nuneaton
  2. Take the train from Nuneaton to Leicester

$33 - $63

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Bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Arriva Bus Depot to Nuneaton, Bus Station 65 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station 158 / ...

$5 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tamworth to Leicester 32.1 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Tamworth to Leicester 32.1 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Tamworth to Leicester station. However, there are services departing from Tamworth Town Centre, Arriva Bus Depot and arriving at St Margaret's Bus Station via Nuneaton, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tamworth to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Tamworth and arriving at Leicester via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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The distance between Tamworth and Leicester is 24 miles. The road distance is 32.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Tamworth to Leicester without a car is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Tamworth to Leicester, including transfers.

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Tamworth to Leicester bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, depart from Tamworth Town Centre, Arriva Bus Depot station.

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Tamworth to Leicester train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Tamworth station.

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The best way to get from Tamworth to Leicester is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 34 min.

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Tamworth to Leicester bus services, operated by Arriva Midlands, arrive at St Margaret's Bus Station.

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Tamworth to Leicester train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Leicester station.

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Map of how to get from Tamworth to Leicester.
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  • Distance: 23.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Tamworth to Leicester via Nuneaton in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tamworth to Leicester via Nuneaton, Bus Station in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $19
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Arriva Bus Depot to Nuneaton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tamworth Town Centre, Corporation St (Bus Interchange) to Nuneaton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Fox County
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to St Margaret's Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Tamworth to Leicester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Tamworth to Leicester is 32 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Tamworth to Leicester.

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