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Coach Information from Leicester to Edinburgh

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
durationAverage coach duration11 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£47 (€53)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Leicester to Edinburgh cover the 243 miles (392 km) long journey taking on average 11 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £47, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

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National Express Leicester – Edinburgh

For as little as £46 you can travel by coach from Leicester to Edinburgh with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

National Express

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

  • Average Price: £46

These are National Express 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach from Leicester to Edinburgh:

  • 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.

Travel Tips

Coach to Edinburgh from Leicester
Take the bus to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
FAQs
How much do cheap coaches between Leicester and Edinburgh cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach between Leicester and Edinburgh for the next 7 days starting from £46  one way.
What is the average cost of a coach from Leicester to Edinburgh?
The Leicester to Edinburgh coach ticket price is on average £47  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
How many miles is it from Leicester to Edinburgh by coach?
You should expect to travel around 243 miles (392 km)  between Leicester and Edinburgh by coach.
How long is the coach journey from Leicester to Edinburgh?
On average the coach from Leicester to Edinburgh duration is 11 h 45 min  for the 243 miles (392 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which coach station from Leicester to Edinburgh do I depart from? Which Edinburgh coach station from Leicester do I arrive in?

When taking the coach to Edinburgh from Leicester, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Leicester   and arrive in Edinburgh, Elder Street.

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

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this route, Leicester, located approximately 0.6 miles (945 m) from the city centre of Leicester. The most popular arrival coach station in Edinburgh, called Edinburgh, Elder Street, is located around 0.3 miles (533 m) away from its city centre.

Which coach companies can get me from Leicester to Edinburgh?
If you're looking for coaches from Leicester to Edinburgh, you can rely on National Express to get you to Edinburgh. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Leicester to Edinburgh journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When should I buy Leicester Edinburgh coach tickets to score the best deals?
If you buy Leicester to Edinburgh coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £47. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches from Leicester to Edinburgh. Look out for coach tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.