Leicester to Coventry bus

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Cheap coach tickets from Leicester to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Megabus
10:101h50
Leicester
12:00Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
National Express
11:350h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
12:25Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
National Express
21:500h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
22:35Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
National Express
23:450h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
00:30Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
National Express
18:050h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
18:55Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableLeicester to Coventry

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 17 July
Megabus
10:101h50
Leicester
12:00Coventry
0 changes
National Express
11:350h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
12:25Coventry
0 changes
National Express
11:351h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
13:25Coventry
1 change
National Express
13:551h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
15:45Coventry
1 change
National Express
13:550h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
14:45Coventry
0 changes
National Express
18:050h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
18:55Coventry
0 changes
National Express
18:052h04
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
20:09Coventry
1 change
National Express
19:550h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
20:40Coventry
0 changes
National Express
19:551h44
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
21:39Coventry
1 change
National Express
21:500h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
22:35Coventry
0 changes
National Express
21:501h49
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
23:39Coventry
1 change
National Express
23:450h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
00:30Coventry
0 changes

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Bus times from Leicester to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 17 Jul

Fastest Journey

45 m

Average

1 h 19 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

36 km

Of the 12 buses that leave Leicester for Coventry every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
21:500h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
22:35Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
23:450h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
00:30Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
19:550h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
20:40Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
11:350h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
12:25Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
National Express
18:050h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
18:55Coventry
£121One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Leicester to Coventry

distanceDistance22 miles
durationAverage coach duration45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£11 (€12)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Bus, West Midlands Trains or Megabus

Coaches from Leicester to Coventry cover the 22 miles long trip taking on average 45 min with our travel partners like National Express, Bus, West Midlands Trains or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £11, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and arrive in Coventry, University of Warwick (Interchange Stop).

Coach companies: National Express, Bus and West Midlands Trains Leicester to Coventry

Travel between Leicester and Coventry from £4 with Omio’s coach partners National Express, Bus and West Midlands Trains! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

West Midlands Trains is a train operator based in the United Kingdom, providing services across the West Midlands region. It operates a variety of train types, including the Class 350 Desiro, Class 323 Electrostar, Class 170 Turbostar, and Class 172 Turbostar. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. Passengers can purchase a range of tickets, including single, return, and season tickets. The most popular routes operated by West Midlands Trains include Birmingham to London Euston, Birmingham to Wolverhampton, and Birmingham to Coventry.

Coach information from Leicester to Coventry with West Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 51 min
  • Cheapest Price: £11

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. 

FAQs: Leicester to Coventry coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Leicester to Coventry 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 Coventry.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Leicester to Coventry can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Leicester to Coventry is £11; 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 Coventry coach travel time is 45 min   for the 22 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Leicester to Coventry leaves at 09: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Leicester to Coventry leaves at 23: 30.
For the route from Leicester to Coventry you can take a coach with National Express, Bus, West Midlands Trains or Megabus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Leicester to Coventry on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Leicester, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda) and Leicester, Braunstone. When arriving in Coventry, you can end your journey in coach stations like Coventry, University of Warwick (Interchange Stop), Coventry, Pool Meadow Bus Station and Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1).

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, which is located around 0.6 miles (904 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Coventry, University of Warwick (Interchange Stop), located 4.5 miles (7.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Coventry from Leicester is worth doing with a journey time of 45 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Leicester to Coventry by coach is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Coventry from Leicester including taking a train or coach.

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