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Cheap coach tickets from Leicester to Chester

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr


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

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Bus times from Leicester to Chester

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 15 m


5 h 15 m

Buses per day



133 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Leicester for Chester every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Coach from Leicester to Chester

distanceDistance82 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£28 (€31)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Leicester to Chester cover the 82 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £26, but the average price of coach tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda) and arrive in Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange).

Coach companies: National Express Leicester to Chester

Find the best coaches to Chester from Leicester with Omio's travel partners National Express from £30. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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 to Chester from Leicester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Leicester to Chester coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £30
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Leicester to Chester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Leicester to Chester 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 Leicester to Chester.
Cheap coach tickets from Leicester to Chester can start from as little as £26 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Leicester to Chester is £28; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leicester to Chester coach travel time is 5 h 15 min   for the 82 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Leicester to Chester leaves at 17: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Leicester to Chester leaves at 23: 30.
There is 1 coach a day from Leicester to Chester which require at least one change with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
For the best Leicester to Chester coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services between Leicester and Chester to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Leicester, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda), Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and Leicester, Rail Station (Stand EE). When arriving in Chester, you can end your trip in coach stations like Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange), Chester, Vicar's Lane and Chester, Railway Station.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda), which is located around 3.9 miles (6.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Chester, Gorse Stacks (Bus Interchange), located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from Leicester to Chester is June.
You have options as you can travel between Leicester and Chester 2 different ways: train or coach.

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