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London to Leicester

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06:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h4509:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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07:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h4510:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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08:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h4511:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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09:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h5012:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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10:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h4013:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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11:00London, Victoria Coach Station2h5013:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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11:30London, Victoria Coach Station3h0514:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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12:30London, Victoria Coach Station3h0015:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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13:30London, Victoria Coach Station3h3017:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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14:30London, Victoria Coach Station3h1517:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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15:30London, Victoria Coach Station3h3019:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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16:30London, Victoria Coach Station3h3520:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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17:30London, Victoria Coach Station3h0020:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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18:00London, Victoria Coach Station2h4020:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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18:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h4521:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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19:00London, Victoria Coach Station2h4021:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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19:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h3522:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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20:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h3023:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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21:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h2023:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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22:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h3001:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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23:59London, Victoria Coach Station2h5102:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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The fastest buses

from London
to Leicester

Showing times and prices for Aug 23

Fastest Journey

2h 20m

Average

2h 52m

Buses per day

21

Distance

143 km

Of the 21 bus that leave London for Leicester every day 21 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct bus cover the 143 km distance in an average of 2h 52m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 2h 20m .

The slowest bus will take 3h 35m 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.

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21:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h2023:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£121One-way
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20:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h3023:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£121One-way
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22:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h3001:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£111One-way
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19:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h3522:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£321One-way
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19:00London, Victoria Coach Station2h4021:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£221One-way

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Prices across different modes

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Thu
Aug 22
£70East Midlands Trains
£12National Express
Fri
Aug 23
£50East Midlands Trains
£11National Express
Sat
Aug 24
£50East Midlands Trains
£11National Express
Sun
Aug 25
£50East Midlands Trains
£11National Express
Mon
Aug 26
£25East Midlands Trains
£11National Express
Tue
Aug 27
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£9National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£29East Midlands Trains
£9National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£25East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£49East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£69West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£30East Midlands Trains
£8National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£25East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£21East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Wed
Sep 4
£21East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£25East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£49East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Sat
Sep 7
£28East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
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Sep 8
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£7National Express
Mon
Sep 9
£21East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Tue
Sep 10
£21East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Wed
Sep 11
£21East Midlands Trains
£7National Express

The cheapest buses

from London
to Leicester

Showing times and prices for Aug 23

Cheapest

£11

Average

£17

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Leicester will cost around £ 17 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 11.

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23:59London, Victoria Coach Station2h5102:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£111One-way
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22:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h3001:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£111One-way
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09:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h5012:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£121One-way
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20:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h3023:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£121One-way
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06:30London, Victoria Coach Station2h4509:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£121One-way

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Journey Summary

London to Leicester Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
3 hours 46 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £7
Buses depart from:London
Bus arrives in:Leicester
Distance:143 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Buses from London to Leicester

All buses from London to Leicester are provided by National Express coaches. There are a number of services running between the two cities daily, with buses starting at around 6:00 a.m. Buses leave every 20 minutes to one hour and the last bus departs just before midnight. Some services run direct, whereas others have one change. Direct services last around two and a half hours, and services with one change can take up to four and a half hours.

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

Departure Stations: Buses to Leicester depart from London Victoria and Sutton station. Sutton railway station is several miles to the south of London, and can be reached by car or train. Victoria station is in the city centre and is well-connected by tube and bus lines.

Arrival Station: Leicester St. Margaret's bus station Buses from London arrive at Leicester St. Margaret's bus station on Gravel Street. It is a 15 minute walk from the city's train station and De Montfort University and is well served by local bus routes.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Leicester
BusLondon

Amenities

BusLondon Liverpool Street Stn

Amenities

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City

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