The cheapest buses from Glasgow to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£31

Average

£37

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Glasgow to Leicester will cost around £ 37 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 31.

Cheapest
09:15Glasgow, Buchanan9h55 19:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£311One-way
2nd Cheapest
23:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h05 09:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way
09:40Glasgow, Buchanan14h10 23:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£341One-way
20:00Glasgow, Buchanan9h20 05:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
£421One-way
07:20Glasgow, Buchanan9h30 16:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
£471One-way

Timetable Glasgow to Leicester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thu, 23 Sep
07:20Glasgow, Buchanan9h30 16:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
09:15Glasgow, Buchanan9h55 19:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
09:40Glasgow, Buchanan14h10 23:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
20:00Glasgow, Buchanan9h20 05:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
23:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h05 09:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes

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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Thu
23 Sep
£79Avanti West Coast
£31National Express
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Fri
24 Sep
£120London North Eastern Railway
£29National Express
£42easyJet
Sat
25 Sep
£235Avanti West Coast
£30National Express
£60British Airways
Sun
26 Sep
£100Avanti West Coast
£23National Express
£42easyJet
Mon
27 Sep
£79Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
£39easyJet
Wed
29 Sep
£72Avanti West Coast
£25National Express
£32easyJet
Thu
30 Sep
£72Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
£32easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£79Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
£34easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
£90Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
£45easyJet
Mon
4 Oct
£79Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
£34easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
£72Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
£32easyJet
Wed
6 Oct
£72Avanti West Coast
£25National Express
£32easyJet
Thu
7 Oct
£72Avanti West Coast
£26National Express
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Fri
8 Oct
£61Avanti West Coast
£25National Express
£34easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
£40Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
£89easyJet
Mon
11 Oct
£79Avanti West Coast
£22National Express
£32easyJet
Tue
12 Oct
£72Avanti West Coast
£20National Express
£29easyJet

The fastest buses from Glasgow to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

9 h 20 m

Average

10 h 36 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

412 km

Of the 5 buses that leave Glasgow for Leicester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 412 km distance in an average of 10 h 36 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 9 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 14 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
20:00Glasgow, Buchanan9h20 05:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
£421One-way
2nd Fastest
07:20Glasgow, Buchanan9h30 16:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
£471One-way
09:15Glasgow, Buchanan9h55 19:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£311One-way
23:00Glasgow, Buchanan10h05 09:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way
09:40Glasgow, Buchanan14h10 23:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£341One-way

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Coach Information to Leicester from Glasgow

distanceDistance255 miles (412 km)
durationAverage coach duration9 h 20 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£27 (€30)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Glasgow to Leicester cover the 255 miles (412 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 20 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

Coach companies

Coach from Glasgow to Leicester with National Express

For as little as £22 you can travel by coach from Glasgow to Leicester with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

National Express

If you’re thinking of taking a coach from Glasgow to Leicester, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express coach, you can expect to travel 255 miles (412 km) between Glasgow and Leicester and pay as low as £22 if you book in advance.

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 between Glasgow and Leicester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express coach timetable between Glasgow and Leicester, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap coach tickets on Omio today!

These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach between Glasgow and Leicester:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Buses from Glasgow to Leicester
Take the bus to Leicester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to Leicester.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest coach between Glasgow and Leicester?
You can find a cheap coach from Glasgow to Leicester for some dates and times for as low as £22  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Glasgow to Leicester?
If you’re looking to purchase your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Glasgow to Leicester coach price to come in at an average of £27  one way.
How many miles is it from Glasgow to Leicester by coach?
You should expect to travel around 255 miles (412 km)  between Glasgow and Leicester by coach.
How long is the coach to Leicester from Glasgow?
On average the Glasgow to Leicester coach time is 9 h 20 min  covering the 255 miles (412 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which coach station from Glasgow to Leicester do I depart from? Which Leicester coach station from Glasgow do I arrive in?

When departing from Glasgow, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and Glasgow, Hampden Park. When arriving in Leicester, you can end your trip in coach stations like Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.

Omio customers book a coach from Glasgow Central   to Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Glasgow coach station to Leicester? Where is the Leicester coach station?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Leicester most often arrive at Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this coach station to the city centre.

What coach companies go from Glasgow to Leicester?
Take the Glasgow to Leicester coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey between Glasgow and Leicester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Glasgow to Leicester direct coaches?
Yes, you can look for direct coaches from Glasgow to Leicester with National Express  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct coach tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
What are the first and last departure coach times from Glasgow to Leicester?
The first coach from Glasgow to Leicester leaves at 06: 20   and the last coach for this leaves at 22: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Glasgow to Leicester schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket to Leicester from Glasgow to get the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Glasgow to Leicester is on average £27 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this route. In general, you can find coach tickets from Glasgow to Leicester available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leicester
Leicester
Amenities
Leicester (Coach Station)
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Leicester Fosse Park
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Leicester, Braunstone
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