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Journey Details

Best price £ 11.48
Journey duration 2 h 14 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 10:20
Last departure 19:50
Distance 82 mi

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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Leicester to Leeds?

The prices for bus tickets from Leicester to Leeds 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 Leicester to Leeds will cost £ 5.64. The average bus ticket price is approximately £ 14.55. 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.

Stations of departure

Leicester Leicester Fosse Park, Fosse Park Ave
Leicester Bus station St. Margaret's, Gravel st.
Leicester - Fosse Park Bus Stop
Leicester Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station, Gravel St
Leicester Fosse Park
Leicester Coach Station
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station

Destination stations

Leeds Leeds Bus Station, York St
Leeds Leeds bus station, Dyer st.
Leeds Coach Station
Leeds Coach & Bus Stn, Dyer St
Leeds York Street
Leeds Bus Station
Leeds Festival
Leeds University

CO2 emissions for this route

National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 15 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - Leeds Bus Station
07:25 - 10:40
£ 8.80
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 20 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - Leeds Bus Station
14:25 - 17:45
£ 8.80
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 20 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - Leeds Bus Station
19:10 - 22:30
£ 8.80
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 6 h 30 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - Leeds University
14:25 - 20:55
£ 13.79

How long does the journey from Leicester to Leeds take by bus?

The journey between Leicester and Leeds runs for about 82 mi and usually takes approximately 2 h 55 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 h 5 min. If you are trying to get from Leicester to Leeds as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Leicester to Leeds?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Leicester at 15:20, and the last departure will leave at 19:50. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Leicester to Leeds can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

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

On average, there are 5 daily departures from Leicester to Leeds. 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 7 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Megabus and National Express, 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 4 departures from Leicester which travel directly to Leeds. There are 1 journeys with one change or more.


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