The cheapest buses from Southampton to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 25 Sep

Cheapest

£15

Average

£25

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 Southampton to Leicester will cost around £ 25 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 15.

Cheapest
13:05Southampton, Coach Station6h30 19:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£151One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:05Southampton, Coach Station6h25 18:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£161One-way
14:05Southampton, Coach Station6h25 20:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£161One-way
11:05Southampton, Coach Station6h10 17:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£171One-way
15:45Southampton, Coach Station6h00 21:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£191One-way

Timetable Southampton to Leicester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sat, 25 Sep
06:30Southampton, Coach Station5h55 12:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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07:30Southampton, Coach Station5h40 13:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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08:45Southampton, Coach Station6h30 15:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
10:25Southampton, Coach Station6h10 16:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
11:05Southampton, Coach Station6h10 17:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
12:05Southampton, Coach Station6h25 18:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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13:05Southampton, Coach Station6h30 19:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
14:05Southampton, Coach Station6h25 20:30Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes
15:45Southampton, Coach Station6h00 21:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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15:55Southampton, Coach Station7h55 23:50Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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20:15Southampton, Coach Station6h40 02:55Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
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23:50Southampton, Coach Station9h10 09:00Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
0 changes

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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sat
25 Sep
£112Cross Country
£15National Express
Sun
26 Sep
£112Cross Country
£12National Express
Mon
27 Sep
£37South Western Railway
£10National Express
Tue
28 Sep
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£12National Express
Wed
29 Sep
£43South Western Railway
£10National Express

The fastest buses from Southampton to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 25 Sep

Fastest Journey

5 h 40 m

Average

6 h 37 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

194 km

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

Fastest
07:30Southampton, Coach Station5h40 13:10Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£311One-way
2nd Fastest
06:30Southampton, Coach Station5h55 12:25Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£211One-way
15:45Southampton, Coach Station6h00 21:45Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£191One-way
11:05Southampton, Coach Station6h10 17:15Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£171One-way
10:25Southampton, Coach Station6h10 16:35Leicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 changes
£501One-way

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Coach Information to Leicester from Southampton

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 10 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£12 (€13)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Southampton to Leicester cover the 120 miles (193 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £12, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

Coach companies

Travel with National Express between Southampton and Leicester

Find the best coaches between Southampton and Leicester with Omio's travel partners National Express from £10. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable coach ride from Southampton to Leicester with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express coach timetable for the Southampton to Leicester trip, so you can select the best times for your upcoming route. You can take a coach with National Express for the 120 miles (193 km) journey from Southampton to Leicester with prices starting as low as £10. Select from three different ticket options: 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. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap coach from Southampton to Leicester on Omio today!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets between Southampton and 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.

Travel Tips

Buses from Southampton to Leicester
Take the bus to Leicester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Southampton to Leicester.
FAQs
How much does a cheap coach between Southampton and Leicester cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Leicester from Southampton for the next 7 days starting from £10  one way.
What is the average cost of a coach from Southampton to Leicester?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Southampton to Leicester coach prices are on average £12  one way.
How many miles is it from Southampton to Leicester by coach?
The distance from Southampton to Leicester by coach is approximately 120 miles (193 km).
What is the average Southampton to Leicester coach duration?
On average the coach from Southampton to Leicester duration is 6 h 10 min  for the 120 miles (193 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure coach station in Southampton and arrival coach station in Leicester?

When taking the coach from Southampton to Leicester, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, Burgess Rd (Library) and Southampton, Southampton. Your route can end in coach stations such as Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Southampton Central   and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

Where is the departure coach station in Southampton located? Where is the arrival coach station in Leicester located?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Southampton Central, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Southampton. The most popular arrival coach station in Leicester, called Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

What coach companies go from Southampton to Leicester?
Take the Southampton to Leicester coach with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route from Southampton to Leicester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When can I take the first coach from Southampton to Leicester? When can I take the last coach for the day?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Southampton to Leicester, the first coach leaves at 09: 05. If you prefer late night coaches from Southampton to Leicester, the last coach of the day leaves at 19: 15. Omio shows you the latest coach from Southampton to Leicester times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I buy coach tickets from Southampton to Leicester to score the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Southampton to Leicester is on average £12 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 to Leicester from Southampton available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Southampton
Leicester
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Southampton (Coach Station)
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Southampton University
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Southampton University, Burgess Rd
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Southampton, Cruise Ship Terminal
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