Bus to Leicester

Book a bus ticket to or from Leicester

Here is the list of bus companies offering cheap coach tickets to Leicester:

National Express

The coach operator from the UK National Express provides bus services to travel to or from Leicester throughout the year.


Megabus is offering long-distance bus services in Britain. It offers tickets from £1 (plus 50p booking fee) to and from Leicester.

Travel information for your coach to Leicester

Discover here the most important information about bus services, check-in times, travel insurance and other formalities to plan your next coach travel to Leicester.

It's very important to arrive early before travelling. National Express, Megabus ask their passengers to come at the station thirty minutes before the coach is due to depart. You need to arrive at the coach station in advance to have the time to load your baggage and get on board comfortably.

The majority of coach operators like for instance National Express, Megabus allow 2 medium sized luggage and one small piece of hand luggage per passenger on coaches. Usually the maximum weight authorized is 20kg for each suitcase. If you need to travel to Leicester with extra luggage it's authorized but you have to pay.

To prevent any risk during your travel in bus to Leicester, most bus companies as National Express, Megabus propose insurance for your trip. You will access all the information about insurance for your next journey on the website of the bus company you choose for your journey.

If you use a coachcard to buy your bus ticket you have to have with you the card. The coach driver needs to see your coachcard to let you get on the coach.

Nowadays coach operators like National Express, Megabus evolve their services to offer high comfort for travelers. Indeed, coaches are now highly comfortable, with large seats, and they are fitted with toilets and air conditioning. A lot of operators propose on certain routes, coaches with free WiFi and plug sockets on board so you can utilize electronic devices during the trip.

Things to do in Leicester

Experience the best of Leicester by going to these 6 locations

  • New Walk Museum
  • National Space Centre
  • Newarke Houses Museum
  • King Richard III Visitor Centre
  • Leicester Abbey
  • British Gas Museum

If you wish to spend some time visiting Leicester, we have listed for you some points of interests in order to help you organize your trip. Your trip will probably change depending on your preferences or whether you're coming to the city with your partner, family or friends but some of these tips might be of interest. Most of these landmarks are free to visit but we advise you to double check, especially as you might be able to book tickets in advance to avoid the crowds.

New Walk Museum could be the starting point of your itinerary as it is one of the most interesting attractions for travellers. You can then continue your itinerary with King Richard III Visitor Centre as well as National Space Centre which are also popular.

You can then extend your visit with Leicester Abbey which is another way to experience the city.

If you still got spare time, you can go and have a look at the Newarke Houses Museum which is generally appreciated by locals.

Our last advice if you wish to get a complete view of the city will be the British Gas Museum. Remember to have a look at the events, festivals or concerts that you can attend during your trip as it should help you meet locals who might be able to share with you further tips.

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£8.60 16/05/2021 09:35 National Express 14 hours ago
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£16.00 27/04/2021 08:30 National Express 1 month ago

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