Travel

Coach – When looking for coach travel you must look for the main coach station Leicester St. Margaret’s.

Train Station - Leicester’s main train station is in the heart of the city, a stone’s throw away from the city centre and a fifteen minute walk from the University.

Airport – The nearest airport to Leicester is East Midlands Airport in Derby (EMA) followed by Birmingham Airport (BMX) but you will need to use other means of transport to reach Leicester after arriving at either airport. Birmingham airport has the shortest train ride to Leicester Station.


Accommodation

Hotels

Premier Inn Leicester (£££)– Right next to the station and a straight walk into town (15 minutes to the University, 2 minutes into town).

Hotel ibis Leicester City (££) – Around the corner from the Premier Inn but more affordable (18/20 minutes to the University, 5 minutes into town).

Holiday Inn Leicester (£££) – Across the town centre to the Train Station but right across the road from bars and night clubs (25 minute walk to the university, 5 minute walk into town).

B&Bs

There is an array of B&Bs significantly closer to the University that have easy access in and out of town and towards the train and coach stations.

Victoria Hotel (££)- 125 London Road, Leicester, England, LE2 0QT, United Kingdom

(3 minutes away from the University, 15 minutes away from town)

Croft Hotel (£) - 3 Stanley Road, Leicester, England, LE2 1RF, United Kingdom

(13 minutes away from the University, 30 minutes away from town)

The Belmont Hotel (£££)- 20 De Montfort Square, Leicester, England, LE1 7GR, United Kingdom

(3 minutes away from the University, 12 minutes away from town)

Grafton House B&B (££)- 7-13 Saxby Street, Leicester, England, LE2 0ND, United Kingdom

(5 minutes away from the University, 12 minutes away from town)

(All times are estimated walking times )