Edinburgh to Leicester bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Edinburgh to Leicester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Megabus
18:159h00
Edinburgh
03:15Leicester
£251One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
23:407h10
Edinburgh
06:50Leicester
£261One-way
0 changes
National Express
08:458h20
Edinburgh
17:05Leicester
£371One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
09:208h00
Edinburgh
17:20Leicester
£401One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableEdinburgh to Leicester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
FlixBus
09:208h00
Edinburgh
17:20Leicester
0 changes
Megabus
18:159h00
Edinburgh
03:15Leicester
0 changes
FlixBus
23:407h10
Edinburgh
06:50Leicester
0 changes
National Express
08:458h20
Edinburgh
17:05Leicester
0 changes

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Bus times from Edinburgh to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 10 m

Average

8 h 7 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

392 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Edinburgh for Leicester every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

FlixBus
23:407h10
Edinburgh
06:50Leicester
£261One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
09:208h00
Edinburgh
17:20Leicester
£401One-way
0 changes
National Express
08:458h20
Edinburgh
17:05Leicester
£371One-way
0 changes
Megabus
18:159h00
Edinburgh
03:15Leicester
£251One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Edinburgh to Leicester

distanceDistance243 miles
durationAverage coach duration7 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£26 (€29)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, FlixBus or Megabus

Coaches from Edinburgh to Leicester cover the 243 miles long route taking on average 7 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express, FlixBus or Megabus. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £26, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station and arrive in Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda).

Coach companies: National Express and FlixBus Edinburgh to Leicester

Travel from Edinburgh to Leicester from £15 with Omio’s coach partners National Express and FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from Edinburgh to Leicester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Edinburgh to Leicester coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £53
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh to Leicester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Edinburgh to Leicester with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Leicester.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Edinburgh to Leicester can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Edinburgh to Leicester is £26; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Leicester coach time is 7 h 10 min   covering the 243 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Edinburgh to Leicester leaves at 08: 45. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Edinburgh to Leicester leaves at 23: 40.
Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day from Edinburgh to Leicester with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
When taking a coach from Edinburgh to Leicester, you can count on National Express, FlixBus or Megabus for the best way to get you to Leicester. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service to Leicester from Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Edinburgh, Bus Station, Edinburgh, Barnton Junction and Edinburgh, North Bridge. When arriving in Leicester, you can end your route in coach stations like Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda), Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and Leicester, Braunstone.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Edinburgh, Bus Station, which is located around 0.4 miles (687 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda), located 3.9 miles (6.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Edinburgh to Leicester is November.
You have options as you can travel from Edinburgh to Leicester 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.
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