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.


FlixBus is a German operator that provides coach services to or from Leicester. Its coaches include innovative equipments to limit fuel consumption.

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 come at the station early before travelling. National Express, Megabus, FlixBus ask their passengers to come at the station thirty minutes before the coach is due to leave. You need to arrive at the coach station in advance to have the time to load your bag and get on board comfortably.

The majority of bus companies like for instance National Express, Megabus, FlixBus allow 2 medium sized baggage and one small piece of hand luggage per traveler on coaches. Usually the maximum permissible weight is 20kg for each suitcase. If you have to travel to Leicester with extra luggage it's permitted but you have to pay.

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

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 companies like National Express, Megabus, FlixBus are changing their services to offer high comfort for passengers. Indeed, coaches become highly comfortable, with wide seats, and they are equipped with toilets and air conditioning. The majority of operators offer on certain routes, buses with free WiFi and power outlets on board so you can use 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.

Last searches for buses to Leicester

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(Fosse Park)
€3.49 26/05/2022 08:00 FlixBus 6 hours ago
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(city centre)
£9.90 15/06/2022 07:30 National Express 7 hours ago
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£7.90 15/06/2022 07:35 National Express 7 hours ago
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£12.50 15/06/2022 11:15 National Express 8 hours ago
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(city centre)
£16.60 15/06/2022 13:30 National Express 8 hours ago
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£14.40 15/06/2022 18:55 National Express 8 hours ago
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£16.70 15/06/2022 09:32 National Express 8 hours ago
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(city centre)
£4.00 15/06/2022 12:00 National Express 10 hours ago
pool meadow bus station
(city centre)
£8.00 15/06/2022 08:55 National Express 10 hours ago
(city centre)
£6.00 15/06/2022 06:40 National Express 10 hours ago

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