Manchester to Leicester bus

Fri, 31 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
FlixBus
19:002h55
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
21:55Leicester
£201One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
FlixBus
08:403h50
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
12:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
09:404h45
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
14:25Leicester
£221One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
Megabus
08:555h30
Manchester, Airport
14:25Leicester
£221One-way
1 change
National Express
19:454h05
Manchester, Coach Station
23:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£231One-way
1 change

Bus timetableManchester to Leicester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Friday, 31 May
National Express
02:454h05
Manchester, Coach Station
06:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
04:104h40
Manchester, Coach Station
08:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
04:256h10
Manchester, Coach Station
10:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
08:304h25
Manchester, Coach Station
12:55Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
FlixBus
08:403h50
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
12:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
Megabus
08:555h30
Manchester, Airport
14:25Leicester
1 change
Megabus
09:404h45
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
14:25Leicester
1 change
National Express
11:204h50
Manchester, Coach Station
16:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
12:404h25
Manchester, Coach Station
17:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
14:304h45
Manchester, Coach Station
19:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
15:455h25
Manchester, Coach Station
21:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
FlixBus
19:002h55
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
21:55Leicester
0 changes
National Express
19:454h05
Manchester, Coach Station
23:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
21:006h25
Manchester, Coach Station
03:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change
National Express
23:595h21
Manchester, Coach Station
05:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 change

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Bus times from Manchester to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 55 m

Average

4 h 46 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

119 km

Of the 15 buses that leave Manchester for Leicester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
19:002h55
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
21:55Leicester
£201One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
FlixBus
08:403h50
Manchester, Shudehill Interchange
12:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£201One-way
0 changes
National Express
02:454h05
Manchester, Coach Station
06:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£291One-way
1 change
National Express
19:454h05
Manchester, Coach Station
23:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£231One-way
1 change
National Express
08:304h25
Manchester, Coach Station
12:55Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
£251One-way
1 change

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Overview: Coach from Manchester to Leicester

distanceDistance74 miles
durationAverage coach duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£18 (€20)
frequencyCoach frequency10 a day
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, FlixBus, Megabus or TransPennine Express

Coaches from Manchester to Leicester cover the 74 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express, FlixBus, Megabus or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 10 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £18, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda).

Coach companies: National Express, FlixBus and Megabus Manchester to Leicester

Buy your official National Express, FlixBus and Megabus coach tickets to Leicester from Manchester from £7 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

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

Coach information from Manchester to Leicester with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £24

FAQs: Manchester to Leicester coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Manchester 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 Manchester to Leicester.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Manchester to Leicester can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Manchester to Leicester is £18; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Leicester coach travel time is 2 h 55 min   for the 74 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Manchester to Leicester leaves at 07: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Manchester to Leicester leaves at 23: 40.
There are 10 coaches a day from Manchester to Leicester which require at least one change with National Express, FlixBus, Megabus or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer coaches.
Take the Manchester to Leicester coach with National Express, FlixBus, Megabus or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route to Leicester from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Manchester, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Manchester, Coach Station, Manchester, Airport and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. When arriving in Leicester, you can end your route 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 Manchester, Coach Station, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 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 trip to Leicester from Manchester is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a coach from Manchester to Leicester is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Manchester and Leicester including taking a train or coach.

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