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Journey Details

Best price £ 18.69
Journey duration 4 h 31 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 03:25
Last departure 21:30
Distance 75.8 mi

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How much do bus tickets from Leicester to Stansted cost?

The prices for bus tickets from Leicester to Stansted 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 Stansted will cost £ 18.69. The average bus ticket price is approximately £ 24.46. 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 Coach Station
Nottingham
Stansted Airport
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station
Leicester Braunstone

Destination stations

Stansted Airport Coach Stn, Bay 25
Stansted Airport Coach Stn, Arrival Bays
Nottingham
Milton Keynes Coachway
STN Airport
London Stansted Airport Coach Station

CO2 emissions for this route

Flight
35.055kg
Train
1.722kg
Bus
8.364kg
Car
6.027kg
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 5 h 25 min
Leicester Braunstone - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
08:15 - 13:40
£ 18.80
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 2 h 35 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
09:10 - 11:45
£ 20.19
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 2 h 40 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
13:40 - 16:20
£ 20.19
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 3 h 10 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
16:45 - 19:55
£ 20.19
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 5 h 47 min
Leicester Braunstone - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
06:05 - 11:52
£ 20.51
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 2 h 25 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
03:40 - 06:05
£ 22.31
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 4 h 22 min
Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station - London Stansted Airport Coach Station
11:30 - 15:52
£ 22.63

How long is the journey from Leicester to Stansted by bus?

The distance between Leicester and Stansted is around 76.4 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 4 h 31 min. However, the fastest routes between Leicester and Stansted take 2 h 20 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

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

The first departure of the night from Leicester to Stansted leaves at 03:25, while the last journey sets out at 21:30. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Leicester and Stansted. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

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

The route from Leicester to Stansted is served by providers including National Express and Eurolines CH. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 61 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Leicester 10 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Leicester to Stansted, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 4 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 6 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.

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