How to get from Barnsley to Leicester

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Travel Information to Leicester from Barnsley

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£10 - £44
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £10 • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £10 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Northern Rail

Travel 64 miles (104 km) by coach or train from Barnsley to Leicester. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £10. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Northern Rail among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Barnsley to Leicester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barnsley to Leicester

Travel to Leicester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barnsley to Leicester.

There are 2 travel options from Barnsley to Leicester: coach or train.

The cheapest way from Barnsley to Leicester is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £10 compared to other travel options to Leicester:

A coach is £34 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Barnsley to Leicester costing on average £44.

The fastest way to get to Leicester from Barnsley is by coach with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leicester that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 1 h 41 min.

The Barnsley to Leicester distance is approximately 64 miles (104 km).

The average frequency per day from Barnsley to Leicester is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Leicester from Barnsley as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barnsley to Leicester:

  • Coaches from Barnsley to Leicester most often leave from Barnsley, Interchange and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Barnsley and tend to arrive in Leicester.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barnsley to Leicester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Leicester by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Barnsley to Leicester tickets on Omio for £10.
  • Northern Rail can get you to Leicester by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Northern Rail from Barnsley to Leicester for £44 on Omio.
Your journey from Barnsley to Leicester doesn't have to end in Leicester. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Birmingham or Manchester to your Barnsley to Leicester trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Leicester today!

Before travelling from Barnsley to Leicester, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £10 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is £44 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Barnsley to Leicester tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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