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from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent

You can get from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent by train, bus or flight.

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Travel Information to Stoke-on-Trent from Leicester

distanceDistance50 miles (81 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £21
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 3 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £21 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Travel 50 miles (81 km) by coach or train between Leicester and Stoke-on-Trent. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent.

Travel Tips

Travel from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent
Travel to Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent.
How do I go from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent?

There are 2 travel options from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Leicester and Stoke-on-Trent?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent. Tickets for a coach cost on average £16.

This is compared to other travel options to Stoke-on-Trent:

A coach is £5 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent costing on average £21.

What is the fastest way to Stoke-on-Trent from Leicester?

The quickest way to travel between Leicester and Stoke-on-Trent is by train, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 3 h 40 min.

How far is Stoke-on-Trent from Leicester?

The distance between Leicester and Stoke-on-Trent is around 50 miles (81 km).

How many services a day are there to Stoke-on-Trent from Leicester?

The average frequency per day from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent is:

  • 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Leicester and Stoke-on-Trent as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Leicester and in Stoke-on-Trent?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent:

  • Coaches from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent most often leave from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and arrive in Stoke-On-Trent, Hanley Bus Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Leicester and arrive in Stoke-on-Trent.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent?

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

  • National Express can take you to Stoke-on-Trent by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent for £16.
  • Cross Country can get you to Stoke-on-Trent by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Cross Country from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent for £21 on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel between Leicester and Stoke-on-Trent?
Many of our customers travelling from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent don't make Stoke-on-Trent their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Manchester or Birmingham, either of which you could add to your Leicester and Stoke-on-Trent trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Stoke-on-Trent to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Leicester to Stoke-on-Trent, 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 for this route is £16 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £21 one way on average.

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