Timetable Nottingham to Leicester

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03:35Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 04:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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04:10Nottingham, Coach Station0h40 04:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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04:40Nottingham, Coach Station0h40 05:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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05:15Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 06:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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06:00Nottingham1h10 07:10Leicester
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06:50Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 07:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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08:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 08:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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08:55Nottingham, Coach Station0h50 09:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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09:25Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 10:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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10:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 10:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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11:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 11:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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12:50Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 13:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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13:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 13:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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14:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 14:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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14:15Nottingham1h25 15:40Leicester
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14:55Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 15:40Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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16:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h50 16:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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17:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h50 17:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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17:25Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 18:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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17:45Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 18:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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17:50Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 18:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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20:35Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 21:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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21:25Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 22:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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The fastest buses from Nottingham to Leicester

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Fastest Journey

40 m

Average

48 m

Buses per day

23

Distance

35 km

Of the 23 buses that leave Nottingham for Leicester every day 23 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 35 km distance in an average of 48 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 1 h 25 m 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.

Fastest
04:40Nottingham, Coach Station0h40 05:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way
Fastest
04:10Nottingham, Coach Station0h40 04:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way
2nd Fastest
20:35Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 21:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way
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11:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 11:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way
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21:25Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 22:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way

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Thu
29 Jul
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£7National Express
Fri
30 Jul
£14East Midlands Trains
£7Megabus
Sat
31 Jul
£14East Midlands Trains
£3Flixbus
Sun
1 Aug
£14East Midlands Trains
£6Flixbus
Mon
2 Aug
£14East Midlands Trains
£6Flixbus
Tue
3 Aug
£16East Midlands Trains
£6Megabus
Wed
4 Aug
£14East Midlands Trains
£6Megabus
Fri
6 Aug
£14East Midlands Trains
£7Megabus
Sat
7 Aug
£14East Midlands Trains
£4National Express
Sun
8 Aug
£14East Midlands Trains
£6Flixbus
Tue
10 Aug
£14East Midlands Trains
£6Megabus

The cheapest buses from Nottingham to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 30 Jul

Cheapest

£7

Average

£7

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 Nottingham to Leicester will cost around £ 7 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 7.

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20:35Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 21:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way
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04:40Nottingham, Coach Station0h40 05:20Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way
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11:00Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 11:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way
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21:25Nottingham, Coach Station0h45 22:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way
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04:10Nottingham, Coach Station0h40 04:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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£71One-way

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Coach Information to Leicester from Nottingham

distanceDistance22 miles (35 km)
durationAverage coach duration45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£6 (€6)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Nottingham to Leicester cover the 22 miles (35 km) long route taking on average 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 £6, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Nottingham and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

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Nottingham to Leicester with National Express

Travel from Nottingham to Leicester from £3 with Omio’s coach partners National Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

National Express

Travel hassle-free from Nottingham to Leicester on a coach with National Express! Omio shows you National Express coach timetables and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest route between Nottingham and Leicester. National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 22 miles (35 km) from Nottingham to Leicester on the coach and pay as low as £7 for a coach ticket.

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 Nottingham - 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. So, book your cheap National Express coach ticket between Nottingham and Leicester on Omio today and enjoy your journey!

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from Nottingham to Leicester, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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 Nottingham to Leicester

Buses from Nottingham to Leicester operate frequently throughout the week. The first bus of the day leaves at 12:05 a.m., and the last bus of the day departs at 11:30 p.m. There is usually at least one service per hour, sometimes more. This is a direct route, which is about 30 miles long, and takes around 45 minutes. The service is operated by National Express.

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

Departure Station: Buses from Nottingham to Leicester depart from Broadmarsh Bus Station, which is on Canal Street. This is in a central location, and adjacent to the Broadmarsh Shopping Centre. It is easily accessible by car, or bus. In addition, Nottingham Railway Station is a 4-minute walk away.

Arrival Station: Buses from Nottingham to Leicester arrive at St Margaret's Bus Station on Gravel Street. The station is in the heart of the city, and a 7-minute walk from the city centre. The majority of local buses provide services to and from the coach station.

Taking the Bus from Nottingham

Buses from Nottingham to Leicester leave from the city's main coach station, which can be found a short walk to the south of the Broadmarsh shopping centre. If you need to get there from nearby towns or outer suburbs, a good choice is to catch the train to Queen Street, which is 5 minutes walk away. The bus station is served by numerous local buses, including the Centrelink (to the city centre) and buses that travel from suburbs like Cotgrave, Ruddington and Keyworth. If you need to catch a very early departure, booking a taxi or minibus is highly recommended.

Getting into Leicester by Bus

Recently unmasked as the final resting place of Richard III, Leicester is filled with attractions like the National Space Centre and the King Power Stadium, home to Leicester City Football Club. All buses from Nottingham to Leicester arrive at the bus station, which is situated to the north-west of the city centre. First Bus number 88 connects the bus station with the King Power Stadium, for fans attending a Premier League football fixture. Catch First Bus 54 to reach the National Space Centre. The city centre is only a ten-minute​ walk away, although local buses are available if necessary.

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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest coach between Nottingham and Leicester?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Nottingham to Leicester for the next 7 days starting from £3  one way.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Nottingham to Leicester on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Leicester from Nottingham is £6  one way.
How far is it from Nottingham to Leicester by coach?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Nottingham to Leicester via coach to be approximately 22 miles (35 km).
What is the average Nottingham to Leicester coach duration?
The coach time between Nottingham and Leicester is on average 45 min  for the 22 miles (35 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Nottingham to Leicester by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which coach station from Nottingham to Leicester do I depart from? Which Leicester coach station from Nottingham do I arrive in?

There are a few coach stations in Nottingham to start your journey from including Nottingham, Station Street, Nottingham, Station Street and Nottingham, Bulwell Bus Station (Stop BU07). In Leicester you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Nottingham   and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

Where is the Nottingham coach station located? Where is the Leicester coach station located?

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

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.

What coach companies go from Nottingham to Leicester?
For the journey from Nottingham to Leicester you can take a coach with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services to Leicester from Nottingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any Nottingham to Leicester direct coach services?
Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Nottingham to Leicester on Omio with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your coach ticket.
What time is the earliest coach from Nottingham to Leicester? What time is the last coach from Nottingham to Leicester?
The first Nottingham to Leicester coach departs at 05: 00   and the last coach from Nottingham to Leicester leaves at 13: 30. Check out the most up-to-date Nottingham to Leicester coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase coach tickets to Leicester from Nottingham for the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Nottingham to Leicester is on average £6 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this trip. In general, you can find coach tickets between Nottingham and Leicester available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nottingham
Leicester
Nottingham (Coach Station)
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