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 Exeter will cost around £ 35 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 26.
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6 h 35 m
7 h 27 m
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It's difficult to get from Leicester to Exeter without changing at least once.
|Distance||167 miles (269 km)|
|Average coach duration||9 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£25 (€28)|
|Coach companies||National Express|
Coaches from Leicester to Exeter cover the 167 miles (269 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 10 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 £22, but the average price of coach tickets is £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre).
You can travel by coach from Leicester to Exeter with National Express for as low as £22. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
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 from Leicester to Exeter, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach to Exeter from Leicester are the following:
Leicester and Exeter are two cities with approximately 500 miles lying between them. The journey by coach from Leicester to Exeter is very straightforward, lasts between six and eight hours and requires only a single coach change in Bristol.
National Express is the only coach company offering bus service between Leicester and Exeter. National Express is the largest UK coach company with modern, fully equipped buses. There are toilets and WiFi available on board. National Express has mobile tickets available. National Express coaches make occasional rest breaks along the way.
The coach journey between Leicester and Exeter varies a little depending on the coach departure time. The shortest journey available is six hours 35 minutes and the longest is seven hours 35 minutes. Journey times include a short 30-minute coach change in Bristol. Estimated journey times do not account for potential increased traffic.
There are four coaches throughout the day travelling from Leicester to Exeter every day including Saturdays and Sundays. The earliest coach departs from Leicester St Margaret’s bus station at 9:00 a.m. and the last coach is 4:15 p.m.
Departure station: The departure station in Leicester is Leicester St Margaret’s Bus Station located slightly north of the city centre. The bus station is open every day, including weekends, between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. The ticket office also opens at 9:00 a.m. but closes earlier at 5:00 p.m. The station is easily accessible by local buses, car or on foot. The station facilities include a seated waiting room, toilets, cash point and coffee shop.
Arrival station: The arrival coach station in Exeter is Exeter Bus Station. There is a travel shop and toilet facilities at Exeter Bus Station. From Exeter Bus Station, there are good public transport links to the rest of Exeter and local taxis are available. There are many hotels, restaurants, shops and cafes to be found in the city centre, which is just a short walk away.
There are a few coach stations in Leicester to start your journey from including Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street. In Exeter you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre), Exeter and Exeter, Honiton Road Park and Ride.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre).
Passengers board their coach most frequently from Leicester and travel around 0.6 miles (945 m) from the city centre to this coach station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Exeter, Sidwell Street (City Centre) and need to travel approximately 0.3 miles (458 m) from the coach station to the city centre in Exeter.
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