Travelling to Business Box

Business Box is committed to playing its part in reducing CO2 emissions, reducing local traffic volumes and creating benefits for its tenants through the adoption of a Travel Plan. Transport in the UK amounts to around 20% of CO2 emission. Business Box encourages its tenants and visitors to travel sustainably.

Travelling to Business Box

By Bus
Travelling by bus to and from Business Box could be a lot more convenient than you think. The main bus stops are within 100 metres of the entrance with a pedestrian entrance directly off Hinckley Road. There is a good network of bus services from the city centre along the Hinckley Road/A47.

Here is a summary:

Service Key destinations Mon - Fri
Daytime
Mon-Fri
Evening
Saturday
Daytime
Saturday
Evening
Sunday Bus Operator
13A Leicester -
Kirby Muxloe
Hourly
(off-peak)
None Hourly
(off-peak)
None None Michael Robinson
Travel
15 Leicester -
Fosse Park
Every 30
mins
None Every 30
mins
None None Arriva
18 Leicester -
Braunstone
Every 10
mins
2 per
hour
Every 15
mins
2 per
hour
Every 20
mins
First
48 Leicester -
Hinckley -
Coventry
Every 20
mins
None Every 20
mins
None None Stagecoach
152 Leicester -
Desford -
Coalville
Hourly None Hourly None None Arriva
153 Leicester -
Desford -
Market Bosworth
Hourly Hourly Hourly Hourly Every 2
hours
Arriva
158 Leicester -
Barwell -
Hickley
Every 30
mins
Hourly Every 30
mins
Hourly Hourly Arriva
302 Beaumont Leys -
Braunstone -
Leicester
Every 30
mins
Hourly None None Hourly Arriva
BUSES PER
HOUR
(EACH WAY)
  18 5 14 4 6  

For detailed bus travel information contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 or www.travelineeastmidlands.org.uk

By Train
Business Box is approximately 3 miles from Leicester rail station. The rail station is on the edge of Leicester city centre, a short walk from the main bus departure points. For details of rail services ring 08457 48 49 50 or go to www.nationalrail.co.uk

Cycling and walking
Cycling is a great way of saving money and keeping healthy. To help with security, Business Box provides a bike storage and lock-up facility close to the main entrance. It is recommended that you use a high quality lock to reduce the risk of theft. Business Box also has a shower available at no cost.

To assist in knowing the best routes for cycling and walking, go to www.sustrans.org.uk and place the relevant post codes in the search facility. The Business Box post code is LE3 1HR.

By car

Business Box is committed to reducing single occupancy car travel and will be introducing car sharing spaces in March 2010 to promote car sharing for tenants and visitors, however if the car is the only appropriate method of travel then we do have additional parking spaces available a short walk from the Business Box at Business Box Plus.