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Coach Information between Luton and Leicester

distanceDistance60 miles (97 km)
durationAverage coach duration1 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£18 (€20)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Luton to Leicester cover the 60 miles (97 km) long journey taking on average 1 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 £18, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

Coach companies

National Express from Luton to Leicester

National Express coaches will get you from Luton to Leicester from £17. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your 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 from Luton to Leicester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets between Luton and Leicester and when travelling by coach:

    • 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.

    Buses From Luton To Leicester: Journey Details

    The main provider of buses from Luton to Leicester is National Express. They offer the quickest and most direct routes. There are other routes available using several local bus companies, although takes much longer overall. The first bus of the day is at 7:45 a.m. and the last is at 11:45 p.m. There are between 13 and 20 departures per day, leaving Luton every 1-2 hours. There is usually one direct bus per day which takes 1.5 hours. Indirect journeys take between 2.5 and 3.5 hours, requiring one change at Luton Airport or Milton Keynes Coachway.

    Taking the Bus from Luton

    Buses leave from Luton (Town) Station Interchange in the city centre, the Luton Airport Bus Station or Challney, near the Travelodge hotel. The airport and Challney departure points are located around 3-4 kilometres from the city centre, which takes less than 10 minutes by road. There are many local buses that travel around Luton stopping at these departure points, they run every few minutes from around 5:30 a.m. until midnight.

    Getting into Leicester by Bus

    Leicester is one of the oldest cities in England, famous for its long history dating back to Roman times. There are many well-preserved Roman ruins and other interesting monuments, Leicester is also the burial place of King Richard III. National Express buses arrive at Leicester Coach Station, which is right in the heart of the city and less than 10 minutes from the main train station. The coach station is within walking distance of many locations within the city. Alternatively, there are plenty of buses which take just a few minutes to travel around Leicester and run until around 11:30 p.m.

    Travel Tips

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    FAQs
    How much does a cheap coach from Luton to Leicester cost?
    You can find a cheap coach from Luton to Leicester for some dates and times for as low as £17  one way in the next 7 days.
    What is the average cost of a coach from Luton to Leicester?
    If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the Luton to Leicester coach price to come in at an average of £18  one way.
    How far is it from Luton to Leicester by coach?
    The coach distance from Luton to Leicester is around 60 miles (97 km).
    How long does it take from Luton to Leicester by coach?
    On average the coach from Luton to Leicester duration is 1 h 45 min  for the 60 miles (97 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the Luton to Leicester coach leave from? Which Leicester coach station do I come into from Luton?

    Some of the Luton coach stations to Leicester you can start your journey from include Luton Station Interchange (Stand LS13), Luton, Bus Station and Luton, Galaxy Centre (Stop G3). Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Leicester include Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Luton   and arriving in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

    Where is the coach station in Luton? Where is the coach station in Leicester?

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

    The most popular arrival coach station, Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Leicester.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from Luton to Leicester?
    For the trip from Luton to Leicester you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from Luton to Leicester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Can I book a direct coach from Luton to Leicester?
    Yes, you can find a direct coach between Luton and Leicester with National Express  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
    What time is the earliest coach from Luton to Leicester? What time is the last coach from Luton to Leicester?
    You can take the first coach from Luton to Leicester at 09: 25   or take the last coach from Luton to Leicester leaving at 22: 50. Look for the latest Luton Leicester coach times on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this route.
    How early should I buy coach tickets to Leicester from Luton to score the best deals?
    You can find a coach from Luton to Leicester to cost on average £18 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Luton to Leicester coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Leicester
    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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