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Coach Information to Dublin from Leicester

distanceDistance218 miles (351 km)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Leicester to Dublin cover the 218 miles (351 km) long trip with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Dublin, Merrion Square.

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Travel with National Express from Leicester to Dublin

Find the best route between Leicester and Dublin with National Express. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most popular journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

National Express

National Express is a great way to travel comfortably and affordably between Leicester and Dublin. As the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator, National Express offers hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country with maximum savings and comfort in mind for each passenger. Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket options for the Leicester to Dublin trip, so you can find the cheapest deals to travel by coach. On a National Express coach, you can expect to travel 218 miles (351 km) from Leicester to Dublin.

All coaches from National Express provide air conditioning, free WiFi and onboard entertainment to keep you feeling comfortable and entertained during a long trip. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, perfect if you need to charge your phone or laptop. There are three different tickets that you can pick for the Leicester to Dublin coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on cancelling or changing your coach ticket easily, we recommend booking the Fully Flexible Fare option.

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between Leicester and Dublin:

  • 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.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for coaches from Leicester to Dublin?

Travel between Leicester, United Kingdom and Dublin, Ireland by coach is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Ireland from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Ireland from Leicester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Dublin, Ireland?

When travelling in Ireland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach from Leicester to Dublin before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Ireland by coach?

The restriction level for your return coach to Leicester, United Kingdom from Dublin is: Fully open.

Is my return coach into Leicester from Dublin restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Dublin?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Leicester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 19/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Leicester from Dublin closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance from Leicester to Dublin via coach?
The distance to Dublin from Leicester by coach is approximately 218 miles (351 km).
What is the departure coach station in Leicester and arrival coach station in Dublin?

Some of the Leicester coach stations to Dublin 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 Dublin include Dublin, Merrion Square, Dublin, Airport and Dublin, Pleasants Street.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Leicester   and arriving in Dublin, Merrion Square.

Where is the departure coach station in Leicester located? Where is the arrival coach station in Dublin located?

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

Passengers arriving in Dublin most often arrive at Dublin, Merrion Square and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this coach station to the city centre.

Which coach companies can take me to Dublin from Leicester?
For the best Leicester to Dublin coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Dublin from Leicester to compare what amenities they may offer.

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