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Cheap coach tickets from Leicester to Luton

Showing times and prices for 17 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Leicester to Luton is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
National Express
12:003h15
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
15:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£351One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
National Express
12:003h05
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
15:05Luton, Bus Station
£351One-way
1 change
National Express
20:155h05
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
01:20Luton, Bus Station
£351One-way
1 change
National Express
20:154h35
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
00:50Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
£371One-way
1 change
National Express
17:455h35
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
23:20Luton, Bus Station
£381One-way
1 change

Bus timetableLeicester to Luton

Showing buses for tomorrow, Monday, 17 June
National Express
01:451h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
03:35Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
01:452h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
03:45Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
02:301h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
04:20Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
02:302h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
04:30Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
03:301h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
05:20Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
03:302h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
05:30Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
03:452h10
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
05:55Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
03:452h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
05:45Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
05:552h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
07:55Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
05:552h10
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
08:05Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
07:252h10
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
09:35Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
07:252h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
09:25Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
09:202h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
11:20Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
09:201h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
11:10Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
10:101h55
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
12:05Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
10:102h05
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
12:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
10:402h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
12:40Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
10:401h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
12:30Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
12:003h05
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
15:05Luton, Bus Station
1 change
National Express
12:003h15
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
15:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
13:102h10
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
15:20Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
13:102h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
15:10Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
13:502h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
15:50Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
13:502h10
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
16:00Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
14:552h20
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
17:15Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
14:552h10
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
17:05Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
16:402h05
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
18:45Luton, Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
16:402h15
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
18:55Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
17:055h25
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
22:30Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
17:055h45
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
22:50Luton, Bus Station
1 change
National Express
17:455h05
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
22:50Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
17:455h35
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
23:20Luton, Bus Station
1 change
National Express
20:154h35
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
00:50Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
1 change
National Express
20:155h05
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
01:20Luton, Bus Station
1 change
National Express
23:452h00
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
01:45Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
23:451h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
01:35Luton, Bus Station
0 changes

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Bus times from Leicester to Luton

Showing times and prices for 17 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 50 m

Average

2 h 37 m

Buses per day

36

Distance

97 km

Of the 36 buses that leave Leicester for Luton every day 28 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
National Express
01:451h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
03:35Luton, Bus Station
£431One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
02:301h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
04:20Luton, Bus Station
£471One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
03:301h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
05:20Luton, Bus Station
£431One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
23:451h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
01:35Luton, Bus Station
£391One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
09:201h50
Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
11:10Luton, Bus Station
£431One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Leicester to Luton

distanceDistance60 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 36 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£26 (€30)
frequencyCoach frequency10 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 8 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Bus or Thameslink

Coaches from Leicester to Luton cover the 60 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 36 min with our travel partners like National Express, Bus or Thameslink. Normally, there are 10 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £10, but the average price of coach tickets is £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda) and arrive in Luton, Station Interchange.

Coach companies: National Express, Bus and Thameslink Leicester to Luton

You can travel by coach between Leicester and Luton with National Express, Bus and Thameslink for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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

Leicester to Luton coach information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £16
  • National Express frequency: 10 a day

Coaches from Leicester to Luton

There are many coaches travelling to Luton from Leicester throughout the week, including at the weekend. Both Luton Airport and Luton city centre are easily accessible from Leicester thanks to direct, regular coach services offered by National Express. Coaches depart from before 2 a.m. until after 9 p.m. at night.

Which coach companies travel from Leicester to Luton?

Almost all services along this route are provided by National Express. They are the only provider that travels directly to both Luton city centre and Luton airport. East Midlands Trains also offer an occasional indirect bus service between Leicester and Luton train stations, but not every day of the week and only up to once a day.

How long is the coach from Leicester to Luton?

Coaches from Leicester to Luton take around one hour 40 minutes on average when travelling direct. The fastest direct coach takes one hour 30 minutes. Indirect services can take much longer. In particular, indirect services in the afternoons and evenings usually take over four hours, whereas indirect morning services are often a bit quicker.

How many coaches are there from Leicester to Luton?

There are usually around 34 coaches per day travelling to Luton from Leicester. Around half of these are bound for Luton city centre, while the other half are bound for Luton Airport. The number of direct coaches to both the city centre and the airport is the same: approximately eight per day. The first coach leaves at 1:15 a.m. and the last coach, which is indirect, leaves at 9:30 p.m. The last direct coach leaves considerably earlier, at 3:45 p.m.

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

Departure coach station: Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station is just off the city ring road, about five minutes' walk from the centre. It's also just a 20-minute walk from Leicester Railway Station. The station is well connected to the local area by bus.

Arrival coach station: Luton Airport Coach Station is located at the Onward Travel Centre inside the Luton Airport terminal building. It has an onsite eatery, phone charging points and cashpoints. Luton Station Interchange is right next door to Luton Railway Station in the centre of the city, three minutes' walk away from a major shopping centre.

FAQs: Leicester to Luton coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Leicester to Luton with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Leicester to Luton.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Leicester to Luton can start from as little as £10 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Leicester to Luton is £26; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leicester to Luton coach time is 1 h 36 min   covering the 60 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Leicester to Luton leaves at 05: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Leicester to Luton leaves at 22: 45.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Leicester to Luton without having to change trains with National Express. There are 8 direct coaches from Leicester to Luton each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from Leicester to Luton you can take a coach with National Express, Bus or Thameslink. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services between Leicester and Luton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Leicester, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda), Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and Leicester, Braunstone. When arriving in Luton, you can end your route in coach stations like Luton, Station Interchange, Luton, Dunstable Road (Challney) and Luton, Galaxy Centre (Stop G3).

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda), which is located around 3.9 miles (6.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Luton, Station Interchange, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Luton from Leicester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 36 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Leicester to Luton is August.
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