Bus London - Leicester prices from $5.74
London to Leicester by bus
The journey from London to Leicester by bus is 144.11 km and takes 3 hrs 13 mins. There are 377 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:05 am and the last at 11:59 pm. It is possible to travel from London to Leicester by bus for as little as $5.74 or as much as $117.95. The best price for this journey is $5.74.
|3 hrs 13 mins
|Connection per Day
|Megabus, National Express
London to Leicester Bus Times
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How much do bus tickets from London to Leicester cost?
The cheapest bus tickets from London to Leicester cost $5.74. On average, you can expect to spend around $36.56 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from London to Leicester.
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Prices will vary when you travel from London to Leicester. On average, though, you'll pay about $36.56 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
How much time will it take to go from London to Leicester by bus?
With a distance of 144.11 km between London and Leicester, it will usually take 3 hrs 13 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 3 hrs 13 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between London and Leicester runs for about 144.11 km and usually takes approximately 3 hrs 13 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 hr 40 mins. If you are trying to get from London to Leicester as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.
How many journeys from London to Leicester are there every day?
The exact number of journeys from London to Leicester can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 377 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from London to Leicester. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from London to Leicester varies, but in general, you can expect to find 261 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 116 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from London to Leicester. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.
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Book in advance and save
If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from London to Leicester, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.
Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys
Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from London to Leicester.
Always check special offers
Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.
Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains
If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.
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Price as departure date approaches
Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $5.64 to $27.86 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 80% on your trip!
Best time to book cheap bus tickets from London to Leicester
The cheapest London - Leicester bus tickets can be found for as low as $6.35 if you’re lucky, or $9.45 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $11.68.
Find the best day to travel to Leicester by bus
When travelling to Leicester by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!
Carriers on this route
Find out more about the carriers on this route.
Megabus is a low-cost intercity bus service that operates in North America, Canada, and Europe. It was founded in 2003 and is owned by Stagecoach Group, a multinational transport company. Megabus retains its own brand in Britain and North America, but in Continental Europe, including France, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Italy, and the Netherlands, its services have been rebranded as Flixbus since the acquisition by a German company in June 2016.
National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.
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