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from London to Loughborough

You can get from London to Loughborough by train, bus or flight.

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To get from London to Loughborough on Sep 19 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00PMLondon2h55 08:55PMLoughborough, The Rushes
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61One-way
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08:30AMLondon3h15 11:45AMLoughborough, The Rushes
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09:30AMLondon2h45 12:15PMLoughborough
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07:50PMLondon2h25 10:15PMLoughborough
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10:30AMLondon3h10 01:40PMLoughborough, The Rushes
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61One-way

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Sat
Sep 18
47
5National Express
Sun
Sep 19
82
5National Express
Mon
Sep 20
31
4Flixbus
Tue
Sep 21
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3Flixbus
Wed
Sep 22
34
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Thu
Sep 23
34
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Fri
Sep 24
47
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Sep 25
47
5National Express
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Sep 26
65
5National Express
Mon
Sep 27
46
4Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
34
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Wed
Sep 29
34
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Sep 30
34
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Fri
Oct 1
47
4Flixbus
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Oct 2
34
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82East Midlands Trains
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Oct 4
40
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Tue
Oct 5
34
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Wed
Oct 6
34
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Fri
Oct 8
40
4Flixbus

Travel Information from London to Loughborough

distanceDistance97 miles (157 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range€5 - €36
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • €5 • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • €36 • 1 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or

Travel 97 miles (157 km) by coach or train between London and Loughborough. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 14 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 route are National Express or among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from London to Loughborough.

How to Travel from London to Loughborough?

There are a large number of both train and bus services to choose from when travelling between London and Loughborough. Although it's not as busy as routes from the Midlands that depart from big cities such as Birmingham and Nottingham, it is still fairly popular with passengers. The travel time from London to Loughborough ranges from around one and a half hours by train to three hours by bus.

What is the Cheapest Way to Get from London to Loughborough?

The most affordable mode of travel between these cities is the bus. Buses are provided by MegaBus and National Express, and all services run directly without any changes. Ticket prices vary depending on the time of day, with more expensive buses departing in the late afternoon and early evening. The travel time is usually around three hours, but this may increase to four hours at peak times. There are usually around 15 services a day that run on weekdays and at weekends, with buses departing from London's Victoria Coach Station and arriving at either The Rushes or Hollywell Way on Ashby Road in Loughborough. 

What is the Fastest Way to Travel from London to Loughborough?

The fastest way to way to travel between London and Loughborough is by train, with an average journey time of around one and a half hours. Trains between these cities are provided by East Midlands Trains, and they depart from London's St Pancras Station and arrive at Loughborough Station. Trains run approximately every 30 minutes throughout the day and run directly with no changes, with the first train leaving at breakfast time and the last train leaving late at night.  

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Travel from London to Loughborough by Train 

West Midlands Trains offers trains to Loughborough from London. Their services run throughout the day, with extra trains at peak times in the morning and evening. The first train of the day leaves at breakfast time, with regular services continuing every 30 minutes or so until late at night. All of the trains run directly with no changes and have a journey time of one and a half hours on average. Trains depart from St Pancras station, which is next to Kings Cross, and arrive at Loughborough Railway Station, which is located in the north of the town. It is around one mile from the city centre, which can be reached by bus in approximately 10 minutes.

Travel from London to Loughborough by Bus

There are daily bus connections to Loughborough from London, provided by National Express and Megabus. Buses run on both weekdays and weekends, with many of the services late at night and the first bus of the day leaving in the early hours of the morning. Services then continue regularly every few hours until around midnight. The longest bus journey between these cities takes around four hours while the shortest takes just over three, and all buses run directly with no changes. Buses depart from London's Victoria Coach Station, with some arriving at Hollywell Way which is next to Hollywell Conference Centre, 2.2 miles outside the city centre. Others arrive at The Rushes, which is in the centre of the city next to several large shops and supermarkets.

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FAQs
What are my travel options from London to Loughborough?

There are 2 ways to travel to Loughborough from London including taking a coach or train.

How do I get from London to Loughborough the cheapest way?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Loughborough. Tickets for a coach cost on average €5.

This is compared to other travel options to Loughborough:

A coach is generally €31 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average €36 from London to Loughborough.

What is the fastest way to get to Loughborough from London?

The quickest way to travel from London to Loughborough is by train, which takes on average 1 h 14 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 2 h 45 min   of travel time.

How far is it from London to Loughborough?

The London to Loughborough distance is approximately 97 miles (157 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Loughborough?

The average frequency per day from London to Loughborough is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in London and in Loughborough?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Loughborough:

    Who can get me from London to Loughborough?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Loughborough, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • National Express can get you to Loughborough by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from London to Loughborough for €5 on Omio.
    Is there a direct service to Loughborough from London?

    Yes, there are direct services available between London and Loughborough with the following travel operators:

    • You can take a direct coach with Flixbus or National Express.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Loughborough as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Loughborough from London.

    What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Loughborough from London?
    Looking to extend your trip from London to Loughborough? Many Omio customers who go from London to Loughborough usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Birmingham, Leicester or Manchester. If you're looking to explore Birmingham, Leicester or Manchester from Loughborough, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
    How early should I buy tickets to Loughborough from London online for the best deals?

    When planning your trip between London and Loughborough, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Coach tickets cost €5 one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost €36 one way on average.

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

    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Loughborough
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    London Liverpool Street Stn
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    WC

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    Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
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