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Do you know the best way to get from Birmingham to Leicester? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much do bus tickets from Birmingham to Leicester cost?

The prices for bus tickets from Birmingham to Leicester vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Birmingham to Leicester will cost £ 4.27. The average bus ticket price is approximately £ 31.98. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Birmingham to Leicester by bus

Best price £ 4.91
Journey duration 1 h 20 min
Connections per day 16
First departure 00:30
Last departure 22:55
Distance 34.2 mi

Route Summary by Bus

Connections
17
Carriers
2
Minimum price
£ 4.27
Maximum price
£ 3,700

Birmingham - Leicester

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Cheapest tickets for

By Train

£ 17,580

Date
Saturday, January 22nd 2022
Cross Country-logo
Leicester - Birmingham New Street
14:50 - 15:38
Cross Country
48min
CO2: 1.97kg
By Bus

£ 5.46

Date
Saturday, January 22nd 2022
National Express-logo
Birmingham Coach Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
06:30 - 07:35
National Express
1h 5min
CO2: 1.75kg
Cheapest
National Express-logo
National Express
direct
Duration: 1 h 5 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
06:30 - 07:35
£ 5.46
National Express-logo
National Express
direct
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
07:45 - 08:55
£ 7.65
National Express-logo
National Express
direct
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
18:15 - 19:25
£ 8.74
National Express-logo
National Express
direct
Duration: 1 h 10 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
12:00 - 13:10
£ 9.28
National Express-logo
National Express
direct
Duration: 1 h 20 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
22:30 - 23:50
£ 10.38
National Express-logo
National Express
direct
Duration: 55 min
Birmingham Airport Bus Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
22:55 - 23:50
£ 10.38
National Express-logo
National Express
direct
Duration: 1 h 35 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
00:30 - 02:05
£ 10.92

How much time will it take to go from Birmingham to Leicester by bus?

In order to get from Birmingham to Leicester faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Birmingham and Leicester will complete the journey in 55 min.On average, it will take you about 1 h 19 min to travel the 34.2 mi between Birmingham and Leicester.

What time are the departures from Birmingham to Leicester?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Leicester leaving at 09:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 22:55.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many times a day do journeys run from Birmingham to Leicester?

The exact number of journeys from Birmingham to Leicester can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 17 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express and Eurolines CH. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 24 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Birmingham to Leicester. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Birmingham to Leicester varies, but in general, you can expect to find 17 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more.

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