Cheap coach tickets from Leicester to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 3 Dec

Cheapest

£10

Average

£12

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 Leicester to Coventry will cost around £ 12 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.

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23:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 00:15Coventry
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£101One-way
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16:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 16:55Coventry
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£101One-way
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20:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 20:50Coventry
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£101One-way
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12:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 13:25Coventry
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£101One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:18Leicester1h40 19:58Coventry
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£151One-way

Coach timetable from Leicester to Coventry

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12:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 13:25Coventry
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16:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 16:55Coventry
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16:18Leicester1h40 17:58Coventry
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18:18Leicester1h40 19:58Coventry
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20:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 20:50Coventry
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23:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 00:15Coventry
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Thu
2 Dec
£15West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
Fri
3 Dec
£15West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
Sat
4 Dec
£15West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
Mon
6 Dec
£15West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
Thu
9 Dec
£15West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
Fri
10 Dec
£15West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
Tue
14 Dec
£15West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
Wed
15 Dec
£15West Midlands Railway
£10National Express

Coach times from Leicester to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 3 Dec

Fastest Journey

45 m

Average

1 h 3 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

36 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Leicester for Coventry every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 36 km distance in an average of 1 h 3 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 1 h 40 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
23:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 00:15Coventry
0 changes
£101One-way
Fastest
16:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 16:55Coventry
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£101One-way
Fastest
20:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 20:50Coventry
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£101One-way
Fastest
12:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station0h45 13:25Coventry
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£101One-way
2nd Fastest
16:18Leicester1h40 17:58Coventry
1 changes
£201One-way

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Coach Information from Leicester to Coventry

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
durationAverage coach duration45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£10 (€11)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Leicester to Coventry cover the 22 miles (36 km) long trip taking on average 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £10, but the average price of coach tickets is £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1).

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Travel with National Express from Leicester to Coventry

Buy your official National Express coach tickets from Leicester to Coventry from £10 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Leicester - Coventry coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from Leicester to Coventry, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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.

    Coaches from Leicester to Coventry

    A variety of bus services operate between Leicester and Coventry; including National Express and Travel de Courcey coaches, and regular Stagecoach buses. There are two non-stop National Express coaches running from Leicester to Coventry daily, with journey times of approximately 50 minutes. Daily Stagecoach buses number 48 operate from early morning until late evening, and Travel de Courcey coaches operate from Fosse Shopping Park to Coventry each day. 

    Which coach companies travel from Leicester to Coventry?

    National Express operate two direct coach services from Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station daily. Travel de Courcey operate several daily coach services from Fosse Park shopping centre to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station with journey times ranging from 47 minutes to 1 hour 20 minutes.  

    How long is the coach from Leicester to Coventry?

    The quickest coach journey from Leicester to Coventry are 47 minutes to 50 minute; operated by Travel de Courcey and National Express, respectively. Stagecoach bus journeys from Leicester to Coventry take approximately 132 minutes, and entail frequent stops en route.  

    How many coaches are there from Leicester to Coventry?

    National Express operate two daily coaches from Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station. Travel de Courcey operate eight coaches daily from Leicester Fosse Park to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station, with the first coach of the day departing at 07:45 a.m. and the last coach at 19:48 p.m. Stagecoach operate buses every 20 to 30 minutes throughout peak daytime hours, with the first bus leaving Leicester Haymarket Bus Station at 07:02 a.m. and the final bus of the day at 20:09 p.m. 

    What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Leicester to Coventry?

    Departure bus station:

    All National Express coaches to Coventry leave from outside Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station, while Stagecoach buses leave from the Haymarket Bus Station in the city centre. Travel de Courcey coaches from Leicester to Coventry leave from Fosse Park shopping centre. There is a cafe, toilets, news/tobacco kiosk, and National Express office at St. Margaret's Bus Station. There are no amenities for passengers travelling from Fosse Park to Coventry with Travel de Courcey, as all coaches depart from the roadside. Passengers travelling by Stagecoach to Coventry will find the amenities at Haymarket Bus Station include toilets, baby changing facilities, and Changing Places toilets for people with profound disabilities.  

    Arrival bus station: 

    Coaches and buses from Leicester to Coventry all arrive at Pool Meadow Bus Station in Coventry which is within easy walking distance of the city centre. The bus station amenities include automated ticketing, toilets, newsagents, cash points, and payphones. 

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    FAQs
    What is the price of the cheapest coach from Leicester to Coventry?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Leicester to Coventry to cost as little as £10  in the next 7 days.
    How much does the coach from Leicester to Coventry cost on average?
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket from Leicester to Coventry is £10  one way.
    What is the distance by coach from Leicester to Coventry?
    You should expect to travel around 22 miles (36 km)  between Leicester and Coventry by coach.
    How long is the coach between Leicester and Coventry?
    While the time it takes to travel 22 miles (36 km) between Leicester and Coventry can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Leicester to Coventry is on average 45 min.
    Which coach station from Leicester to Coventry do I depart from? Which Coventry coach station from Leicester do I arrive in?

    Some of the Leicester coach stations to Coventry you can start your journey from include Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Coventry include Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1), Coventry, Pool Meadow Bus Station (stand P) and Coventry, Tesco Extra.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Leicester   and arriving in Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1).

    Where is the Leicester coach station located? Where is the Coventry coach station located?

    Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Leicester and need to travel around 0.6 miles (945 m) from the city centre to get to this coach station.

    Passengers arriving in Coventry most often arrive at Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1) and need to travel around 0.3 miles (475 m) from this coach station to the city centre.

    What coach companies go from Leicester to Coventry?
    Take the Leicester to Coventry coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the trip between Leicester and Coventry as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How far in advance should I purchase a coach ticket between Leicester and Coventry to get the best deals?
    You can find a coach from Leicester to Coventry to cost on average £10 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Leicester to Coventry coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.