How to get from Nottingham to Peterborough

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from Nottingham to Peterborough

You can get from Nottingham to Peterborough by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Nottingham to Peterborough on 29 Jun we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:40Nottingham0h59 09:39Peterborough
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10:40Nottingham1h00 11:40Peterborough
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09:41Nottingham1h01 10:42Peterborough
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10:46Nottingham1h43 12:29Peterborough
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10:50Nottingham2h17 13:07Peterborough
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Travel Information from Nottingham to Peterborough

distanceDistance45 miles (73 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£8 - £31
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £8 • 1 h 36 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £31 • 57 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLondon North Eastern Railway or East Midlands Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 45 miles (73 km) to Peterborough from Nottingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 57 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £8. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are London North Eastern Railway or East Midlands Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Nottingham to Peterborough.

Travel Tips: Travel from Nottingham to Peterborough

Travel to Peterborough 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 Nottingham to Peterborough.

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Nottingham to Peterborough. You can take a coach or train.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Nottingham to Peterborough, which costs on average £8.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Peterborough:

A coach is about £23 less than a train, which costs on average £31 for this route.

The fastest way from Nottingham to Peterborough is by train with an average journey time of 57 min.

Other travel options from Nottingham to Peterborough can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 1 h 36 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 45 miles (73 km) from Nottingham to Peterborough.

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to Peterborough is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Peterborough from Nottingham 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 Nottingham to Peterborough:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Nottingham, Crown Court (stop C11) and tend to arrive in Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Station.
  • Trains from Nottingham to Peterborough most often leave from Nottingham and arrive in Peterborough.

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

  • You can go to Peterborough from Nottingham by coach with London North Eastern Railway. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £8 with London North Eastern Railway from Nottingham to Peterborough on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Nottingham to Peterborough with East Midlands Railway. Cheap tickets can be found for £31 with East Midlands Railway from Nottingham to Peterborough.

Yes, there are direct routes from Nottingham to Peterborough with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to Peterborough with East Midlands Railway with 16 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Peterborough tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

Many of our customers travelling from Nottingham to Peterborough don't make Peterborough their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Stansted or Birmingham, either of which you could add to your Nottingham and Peterborough trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Peterborough to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Nottingham to Peterborough, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £8 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £31 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Peterborough from Nottingham online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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