Timetable Leicester to London

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05:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h20 08:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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06:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h20 09:20London, Victoria Coach Station
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09:10Leicester2h20 11:30London
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11:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h00 14:30London, Victoria Coach Station
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12:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h45 15:15London, Victoria Coach Station
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13:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h00 16:30London, Victoria Coach Station
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14:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h55 17:25London, Victoria Coach Station
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14:50Leicester2h20 17:10London
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15:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h10 18:40London, Victoria Coach Station
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16:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h20 19:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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19:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h50 21:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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21:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h35 00:05London, Victoria Coach Station
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The fastest buses from Leicester to London

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Fastest Journey

2 h 20 m

Average

2 h 54 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

143 km

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

These direct buses cover the 143 km distance in an average of 2 h 54 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

14:50Leicester2h20 17:10London
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£131One-way
09:10Leicester2h20 11:30London
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£141One-way
21:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h35 00:05London, Victoria Coach Station
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£191One-way
12:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h45 15:15London, Victoria Coach Station
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£111One-way
19:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h50 21:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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£41One-way

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13 Jun
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£2Flixbus
Mon
14 Jun
£84East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Tue
15 Jun
£67East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Wed
16 Jun
£84East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Thu
17 Jun
£67East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Fri
18 Jun
£67East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Sat
19 Jun
£45East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Sun
20 Jun
£22East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Mon
21 Jun
£67East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Tue
22 Jun
£53East Midlands Trains
£11Megabus
Wed
23 Jun
£67East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Thu
24 Jun
£53East Midlands Trains
£12Megabus
Fri
25 Jun
£67East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Sat
26 Jun
£73Avanti West Coast
£2Flixbus
Sun
27 Jun
£73Avanti West Coast
£4National Express
Mon
28 Jun
£53East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Tue
29 Jun
£53East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Wed
30 Jun
£67East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Thu
1 Jul
£35East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus
Fri
2 Jul
£53East Midlands Trains
£4National Express
Sat
3 Jul
£35East Midlands Trains
£2Flixbus

The cheapest buses from Leicester to London

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Cheapest

£4

Average

£9

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 London will cost around £ 9 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 4.

2nd Cheapest
11:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h00 14:30London, Victoria Coach Station
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£41One-way
2nd Cheapest
14:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h55 17:25London, Victoria Coach Station
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£41One-way
2nd Cheapest
19:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station2h50 21:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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£41One-way
2nd Cheapest
16:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h20 19:50London, Victoria Coach Station
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£41One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station3h00 16:30London, Victoria Coach Station
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£41One-way

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Journey Summary

Leicester to London Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration
2 hours 28 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £7
Buses depart from:Leicester
Bus arrives in:London
Distance:143 km
Bus Companies:Flixbus, National Express, Megabus
Coach companies

Coach between Leicester and London with National Express

For as little as £2 you can travel by coach between Leicester and London with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

National Express

Taking the coach with National Express is a great way to travel from Leicester to London! National Express is the UK’s leading coach operator with hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country at affordable prices. As an official travel partner of National Express, Omio shows you the best deals for National Express coach tickets from Leicester to London, so you can book the cheapest, fastest or earliest ticket. Simply choose the best times and tickets available for the Leicester to London route on Omio. You can expect to travel around 89 miles (143 km) between Leicester and London on a National Express coach.

All National Express coaches have air conditioning and free WiFi access as well as onboard entertainment. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long trip. You can select from three ticket options for the Leicester to London 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.

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets between Leicester and London, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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 London

Coaches from Leicester to London are a fast, efficient way of travelling between these two cities. The fastest journey time for the non-stop direct services, which form the bulk of the coaches between Leicester and London, is just over two and a half hours. Some direct coaches take about three hours. Indirect services, requiring a change at Heathrow Airport, take much longer. The journey time can be up to four hours.

Which coach companies travel from Leicester to London?

All coaches between Leicester and London are operated by National Express. No other coach companies operate on this route.

How long is the coach from Leicester to London?

Direct non-stop coach services form the bulk of the departures from Leicester to London. These express journeys can take as little as two and a half hours to complete, depending on the choice of departure time. Some services take about three hours to arrive at London Victoria Coach Station. There are a small number of very early morning indirect services. These require a change at Heathrow Airport and take significantly longer at up to four hours.

How many coaches are there from Leicester to London?

There are about 20 direct coaches leaving Leicester for London every day of the week, including Saturdays and Sundays. The first coaches leave in the early hours of the morning while the last departures are late at night. Indirect services, requiring a change at Heathrow Airport, are also available in the very early morning hours.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from Leicester to London?

Departure bus station: St.Margaret's Bus Station is where all services from Leicester to London depart from. This large, modern bus station is in the centre of Leicester and has a wide range of facilities including public toilets, a cash point, newsagent, coffee shop and food outlet.

Arrival bus station: Victoria Coach Station is where these services from Leicester to London arrive. This is a very large bus station within walking distance of London's West End, with its own shopping centre attached. Facilities include a wide range of food outlets and shops, cash points, newsagents, coffee shops and pubs. The coach station is directly adjacent to both Victoria Railway Station and Victoria Underground Station for connections throughout London and to the south of England.

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Buses from Leicester to London
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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap coaches between Leicester and London?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Leicester to London for as little as £2  in the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Leicester to London?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to London from Leicester is £2  one way.
How many miles is it from Leicester to London by coach?
You should expect to travel around 89 miles (143 km)  from Leicester to London by coach.
How many hours does it take from Leicester to London by coach?
On average the coach from Leicester to London duration is 2 h 20 min  for the 89 miles (143 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Leicester to London coach leave from? Which London coach station do I come into from Leicester?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Leicester   and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.

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

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

The most popular arrival coach station, London, Victoria Coach Station, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of London.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Leicester to London?
For the best Leicester to London coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or Infobus. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Leicester to London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct coaches from Leicester to London?
Yes, there are direct coaches between Leicester and London, and you can find a direct coach for this trip with National Express or Megabus  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When can I take the first coach from Leicester to London? When can I take the last coach for the day?
You can take the first coach from Leicester to London at 05: 00   or take the last coach from Leicester to London leaving at 20: 30. Look for the latest Leicester London coach timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this trip.
How far in advance should I book a coach ticket from Leicester to London to get the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Leicester to London is on average £2 if you book 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 between Leicester and London available a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Leicester
London
Leicester
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Leicester (Coach Station)
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Leicester Fosse Park
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Leicester, Braunstone
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