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Best price £ 3.28
Journey duration 1 h 7 min
Connections per day 15
First departure 23:35
Last departure 17:30
Distance 24.2 mi

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Derby to Leicester?

When you're traveling from Derby to Leicester, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 7.60. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 3.28, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Buses from Derby to Leicester

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

In order to get from Derby 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 Derby and Leicester will complete the journey in 30 min.On average, it will take you about 1 h 7 min to travel the 24.9 mi between Derby and Leicester.

What time are the departures from Derby to Leicester?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Derby to Leicester leaving at 23:35. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 17:30.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 journeys from Derby to Leicester are there every day?

On average, there are 15 daily departures from Derby to Leicester. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 40 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include National Express and Eurolines CH, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 15 departures from Derby which travel directly to Leicester. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.