Luton to Leicester bus

Tue, 18 Jun
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Cheap coach tickets from Luton to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
National Express
04:455h35
Luton, Bus Station
10:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£271One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
National Express
05:404h40
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
10:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£281One-way
1 change
National Express
01:252h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
03:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£291One-way
0 changes
National Express
03:455h30
Luton, Bus Station
09:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£311One-way
1 change
National Express
04:005h15
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
09:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£321One-way
1 change

Bus timetableLuton to Leicester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
National Express
00:051h50
Luton, Bus Station
01:55Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
01:252h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
03:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
01:351h50
Luton, Bus Station
03:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
03:455h30
Luton, Bus Station
09:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
04:005h15
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
09:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
04:455h35
Luton, Bus Station
10:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
05:404h40
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
10:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
08:302h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
10:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
08:401h50
Luton, Bus Station
10:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
09:302h05
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
11:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
09:401h55
Luton, Bus Station
11:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
10:252h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
12:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
10:351h50
Luton, Bus Station
12:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
11:502h10
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
14:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
12:002h00
Luton, Bus Station
14:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
13:252h15
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
15:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
13:352h05
Luton, Bus Station
15:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
14:502h15
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
17:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
15:002h05
Luton, Bus Station
17:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
16:252h10
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
18:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
16:352h00
Luton, Bus Station
18:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
17:352h05
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
19:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
17:451h55
Luton, Bus Station
19:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
18:552h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
20:55Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
19:051h50
Luton, Bus Station
20:55Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
19:352h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
21:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
19:451h50
Luton, Bus Station
21:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
21:002h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
23:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
21:101h50
Luton, Bus Station
23:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
22:352h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
00:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
22:451h50
Luton, Bus Station
00:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
23:553h30
Luton, Bus Station
03:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
23:552h00
Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station
01:55Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
National Express
23:553h30
Luton, Bus Station
03:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change

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Bus times from Luton to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 50 m

Average

2 h 27 m

Buses per day

34

Distance

97 km

Of the 34 buses that leave Luton for Leicester 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
10:351h50
Luton, Bus Station
12:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£371One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
19:051h50
Luton, Bus Station
20:55Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£341One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
19:451h50
Luton, Bus Station
21:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£341One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
08:401h50
Luton, Bus Station
10:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£341One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
01:351h50
Luton, Bus Station
03:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£341One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Luton to Leicester

distanceDistance60 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 37 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£30 (€34)
frequencyCoach frequency12 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 10 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or East Midlands Trains

Coaches from Luton to Leicester cover the 60 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 37 min with our travel partners like National Express or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 12 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £30, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton, Station Interchange and arrive in Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda).

Coach companies: National Express and East Midlands Trains Luton to Leicester

Find the best coaches between Luton and Leicester with Omio's travel partners National Express and East Midlands Trains from £19. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

Coach information from Luton to Leicester with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £19

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.

FAQs: Luton to Leicester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Luton to Leicester 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 Luton to Leicester.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Luton to Leicester can start from as little as £19 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Luton to Leicester is £30; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Luton to Leicester coach time is 1 h 37 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 Luton to Leicester leaves at 04: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Luton to Leicester leaves at 22: 55.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Luton to Leicester without having to change trains with National Express. There are 10 direct coaches from Luton to Leicester each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Luton to Leicester coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Leicester from Luton to compare what amenities they may offer.

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

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

A day trip to Leicester from Luton is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 37 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Luton to Leicester by coach is July.
You have options as you can travel to Leicester from Luton 2 different ways: train or coach.

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