Leicester is a historic city located in the East Midlands of England. Nestled in the heart of the city is the prominent Leicester Cathedral and close by are the King Richard III Visitor Centre, Leicester Castle and burial grounds. Be sure to walk the castle gardens and take a stroll along the River Soar while in this exciting city.
There are three transfer options when it comes to travelling from Birmingham airport to Leicester; taxi, bus (coach) or train. Taking a Birmingham airport taxi is our top-rated transfer option as it takes just 50 minutes to reach Leicester, although it does cost around £100 (€130). The cheapest option is taking the National Express coach which costs £9 (€11) one-way and takes around 70 minutes. The slowest transfer option is the train. More specifically, taking the train from Birmingham Airport to Leicester takes 1 hour and 40 minutes and costs around £20 (€25).Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Birmingham at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.