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Coach Information from Leicester to Coventry

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
durationAverage coach duration45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£9 (€10)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Leicester to Coventry cover the 22 miles (36 km) long journey taking on average 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £9, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1).

Coach companies

National Express from Leicester to Coventry

National Express coaches will get you between Leicester and Coventry from £8. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

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.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets between Leicester and Coventry due to the coronavirus:

    • 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. 

    Travel Tips

    Buses from Leicester to Coventry
    Take the bus to Coventry 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 Leicester to Coventry.
    What is the price of the cheapest coach from Leicester to Coventry?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Leicester to Coventry for as little as £8  in the next 7 days.
    What is the average price of coach tickets to Coventry from Leicester?
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Leicester to Coventry coach prices are on average £9  one way.
    What is the distance from Leicester to Coventry by coach?
    The Leicester to Coventry coach distance is approximately 22 miles (36 km).
    How long is the coach to Coventry from Leicester?
    The coach time to Coventry from Leicester is on average 45 min  for the 22 miles (36 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Coventry from Leicester by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    Which coach station in Leicester goes to Coventry? Which coach station do I come into Coventry from Leicester?

    When departing from Leicester, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street. When arriving in Coventry, you can end your route in coach stations like Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1), Coventry, Pool Meadow Bus Station (stand P) and Coventry, Tesco Extra.

    Omio customers book a coach from Leicester   to Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1)   most frequently for this route.

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

    The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Leicester, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Leicester.

    The most popular arrival coach station, Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1), is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Coventry.

    What coach companies go from Leicester to Coventry?
    For the journey from Leicester to Coventry you can take a coach with National Express. 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 does the first coach depart from Leicester to Coventry? When does the last coach depart from Leicester to Coventry?
    The first coach from Leicester to Coventry leaves at 14: 40   and the last coach for this leaves at 22: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from Leicester to Coventry schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    How far in advance should I book coach tickets from Leicester to Coventry for the best deals?
    The price of a one way coach ticket from Leicester to Coventry is on average £9 if you buy 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 Leicester to Coventry available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Leicester (Coach Station)
    Leicester Fosse Park
    Leicester, Braunstone