The cheapest buses from Northampton to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£20

Average

£31

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

The average ticket from Northampton to Leicester will cost around £ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 20.

Cheapest
05:10Northampton4h05 09:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£201One-way
2nd Cheapest
15:00Northampton4h05 19:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£321One-way
12:00Northampton2h20 14:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way
19:05Northampton2h40 21:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way
16:50Northampton3h15 20:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way

Timetable Northampton to Leicester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thu, 23 Sep
05:10Northampton4h05 09:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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08:55Northampton3h25 12:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
12:00Northampton2h20 14:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
13:50Northampton2h30 16:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
15:00Northampton4h05 19:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
16:50Northampton3h15 20:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
19:05Northampton2h40 21:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes

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27 Sep
£24Cross Country
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28 Sep
£24Cross Country
£19National Express

The fastest buses from Northampton to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

2 h 20 m

Average

3 h 11 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

46 km

It's difficult to get from Northampton to Leicester without changing at least once.

Fastest
12:00Northampton2h20 14:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way
2nd Fastest
13:50Northampton2h30 16:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way
19:05Northampton2h40 21:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way
16:50Northampton3h15 20:05Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way
08:55Northampton3h25 12:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£331One-way

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Coach Information between Northampton and Leicester

distanceDistance29 miles (46 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£20 (€22)
frequencyCoach frequency10 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 10 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Northampton to Leicester cover the 29 miles (46 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express. 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 £19, but the average price of coach tickets is £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Northampton and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

Coach companies

Travel with National Express between Northampton and Leicester

You can travel by coach between Northampton and Leicester with National Express for as low as £19. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Northampton - Leicester coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets from Northampton to Leicester due to the coronavirus:

    • 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.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap coach tickets to Leicester from Northampton cost?
    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Leicester from Northampton for as low as £19  for the next 7 days.
    What is the average price of coach tickets from Northampton to Leicester?
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket from Northampton to Leicester is £20  one way.
    What is the distance between Northampton and Leicester by coach?
    The coach distance from Northampton to Leicester is around 29 miles (46 km).
    How long is the coach journey from Northampton to Leicester?
    While the time it takes to travel 29 miles (46 km) to Leicester from Northampton can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Northampton to Leicester is on average 2 h 35 min.
    Which coach station from Northampton to Leicester do I depart from? Which Leicester coach station from Northampton do I arrive in?

    When departing from Northampton, you have various coach station options to start your trip from including Northampton, North Gate Bus Station, Northampton, Far Cotton and Northampton, London Road. When arriving in Leicester, you can end your journey in coach stations like Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.

    Omio customers book a coach from Northampton   to Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the coach station in Northampton to go to Leicester? Where is the coach station in Leicester located?

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from Northampton and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.

    Passengers arriving in Leicester most often arrive at Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this coach station to the city centre.

    What coach companies offer a service to Leicester from Northampton?
    For the best Northampton to Leicester coach to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Northampton to Leicester to compare what amenities they may offer.
    How many coach services per day are there from Northampton to Leicester?
    The average number of coaches departing Northampton for Leicester is 10 a day. The coach schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    When is the earliest coach from Northampton to Leicester? When is the last coach from Northampton to Leicester?
    If you prefer early morning coaches from Northampton to Leicester, the first coach leaves at 06: 00. If you prefer late night coaches from Northampton to Leicester, the last coach of the day leaves at 16: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from Northampton to Leicester times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    How early should I purchase Northampton to Leicester coach tickets to get the best deals?
    If you buy Northampton to Leicester coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £20. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches to Leicester from Northampton. Look out for coach tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Northampton
    Leicester
    Northampton
    Amenities
    Northampton (Town Centre)
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    Northampton Services
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