How to get to Burnley from Leicester

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from Leicester to Burnley

How to get to Burnley from Leicester by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Leicester to Burnley is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Burnley from Leicester

distanceDistance92 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£18 - £75
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 6 h 6 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £75 • 3 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail (3)

Travel 92 miles by train or coach to Burnley from Leicester. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail (3) among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Leicester to Burnley.

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All travel companies: Train and Coach Companies from Leicester to Burnley

Find the best trip to Burnley from Leicester with National Express and Northern Rail (3). Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most convenient journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned travel providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional travel across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern travel journeys between Leicester and Burnley. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    National Express is the leading travel operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Leicester - Burnley travel: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

      FAQs: Leicester to Burnley

      FAQs: Travel to Burnley 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 Leicester to Burnley.

      You can get between Leicester and Burnley 2 different ways: train or coach.

      The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Burnley is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £18 compared to other travel options to Burnley:

      Taking a coach costs £56 less than taking a train, which costs on average £75 for the same trip.

      The fastest way to get to Burnley from Leicester is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 26 min.

      Other travel options to Burnley take longer:

      Taking a coach requires on average 6 h 6 min of travel time.

      The Leicester to Burnley distance is approximately 92 miles.

      The average frequency per day from Leicester to Burnley is:

      • 25 trains per day.

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

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

      • Coaches most often depart from Leicester at Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda) and arrive in Burnley at Burnley, Bus Station.
      • Trains mostly leave from Leicester and tend to arrive in Burnley Manchester Road.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Leicester to Burnley:

      • You can travel to Burnley from Leicester by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £18 with National Express from Leicester to Burnley.
      • You can travel by train from Leicester to Burnley with Northern Rail (3), and you can find Northern Rail (3) Leicester to Burnley tickets for £95 on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Leicester to Burnley with the following travel companies:

      • Direct coach with.
      • Direct services by train with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Burnley as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Leicester and Burnley.

      Your journey from Leicester to Burnley doesn't have to end in Burnley. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Blackpool, Leeds or Preston. If you’d like to add London, Manchester, Blackpool, Leeds or Preston to your Leicester to Burnley trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Burnley today!

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