You can get from Edinburgh to Leicester by train, bus or flight.
To get from Edinburgh to Leicester on 22 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||243 miles (392 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£33 - £163|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £33 • 11 h 25 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £33 • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express, easyJet or London North Eastern Railway|
Take a coach, flight or train to travel 243 miles (392 km) to Leicester from Edinburgh. If speed is a priority, then a flight 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 £33. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express, easyJet or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Leicester.
There are 3 travel options from Edinburgh to Leicester: coach, flight or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Edinburgh to Leicester, which costs on average £33.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Leicester:
A coach is about £1 less than a flight, which costs on average £33 for this trip.
A coach is about £130 less than a train, which costs on average £163 for this route.
The fastest way to get to Leicester from Edinburgh is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.
There are alternative travel options to Leicester that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Leicester by coach can take on average 11 h 25 min.
In comparison, getting to Leicester by train can take on average 4 h 29 min.
The Edinburgh to Leicester distance is approximately 243 miles (392 km).
The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Leicester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Leicester from Edinburgh as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Edinburgh to Leicester:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Leicester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip between Edinburgh and Leicester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Edinburgh and Leicester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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