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Best price £ 33.59
Journey duration 3 h 20 min
Connections per day 1
First departure 13:50
Last departure 13:50
Distance 28.6 mi

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Northampton to Leicester. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much does it cost to get from Northampton to Leicester by bus?

Prices will vary when you travel from Northampton to Leicester. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 33.20 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £ 8.15, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

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Buses from Northampton to Leicester

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

The distance between Northampton and Leicester is around 29.2 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 3 h 39 min. However, the fastest routes between Northampton and Leicester take 55 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 Northampton to Leicester?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Northampton to Leicester, which usually leaves at 00:50. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 13:50. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many daily journeys are there from Northampton to Leicester?

The route from Northampton to Leicester is served by providers including National Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 24 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Northampton 1.5 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Northampton to Leicester, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 1.5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 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.