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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 £ 2.55. The average bus ticket price is approximately £ 8.88. 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.

Journey Details

Best price £ 2.55
Journey duration 1 h 34 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 08:15
Last departure 19:15
Distance 34.2 mi
Eurolines CH-logo
Eurolines CH
Duration: 1 h 50 min
Birmingham - Leicester
14:50 - 16:40
£ 7.66
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 1 h 50 min
Birmingham Coach Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
14:50 - 16:40
£ 8.59
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 1 h 25 min
Birmingham Airport Bus Station - Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
15:15 - 16:40
£ 8.59

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 1 h 5 min.On average, it will take you about 1 h 34 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 08:15. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 19:15.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 10 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 33 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 10 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.

Stations of departure

Stansted Airport
Birmingham Birmingham Five Ways, Hagley Rd 12
Birmingham Birmingham Bearwood, Hagley Road West
Birmingham BIRMINGHAM (Coach Station), ,Coach Stn, Digbeth
Birmingham Airport Bus Terminal, Comet Rd, Stop G
Birmingham Birmingham Coach Station, Bradford St 328
Birmingham Airport Bus Station
Birmingham Digbeth coach station, Rea St
Birmingham Coach Station

Destination stations

Stansted Airport
Leicester Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station, Gravel St
Leicester Bus station St. Margaret's, Gravel st.
Leicester LEICESTER (Coach Station), St Margaret's Bus Stn
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station

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