You can get from Manchester to Leicester by train, bus or flight.
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|Distance||74 miles (119 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£5 - £59|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £5 • 2 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £59 • 2 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or First Transpennine Express|
Take a coach or train to travel 74 miles (119 km) to Leicester from Manchester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £5. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Manchester to Leicester.
There are 2 ways to get from Manchester to Leicester: coach or train.
The cheapest way from Manchester to Leicester is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £5 compared to other travel options to Leicester:
A coach is £54 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Manchester to Leicester costing on average £59.
The fastest way from Manchester to Leicester is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 25 min.
Other travel options between Manchester and Leicester can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 2 h 35 min of travel time.
Leicester is approximately 74 miles (119 km) away from Manchester.
The average frequency per day from Manchester to Leicester is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Leicester from Manchester 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 Manchester to Leicester:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Manchester to Leicester, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Manchester to Leicester with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Leicester tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.
Before travelling from Manchester to Leicester, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Manchester 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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