Colchester to Leicester bus

Cheap bus tickets from Colchester to Leicester

Showing times and prices for Aug 09

Cheapest

25

Average

44

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
05:25AMColchester7h45 01:10PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 transfer
251One-way
Cheapest
05:25AMColchester8h55 02:20PMLeicester, Braunstone
1 transfer
251One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:05PMColchester7h20 10:25PMLeicester, Braunstone
1 transfer
291One-way
06:55AMColchester7h25 02:20PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
2 transfers
711One-way
12:30PMColchester6h35 07:05PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
2 transfers
721One-way

Bus schedule from Colchester to Leicester

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tuesday, August 9
05:25AMColchester7h45 01:10PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 transfer
05:25AMColchester8h55 02:20PMLeicester, Braunstone
1 transfer
06:55AMColchester7h25 02:20PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
2 transfers
12:30PMColchester6h35 07:05PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
2 transfers
03:05PMColchester7h20 10:25PMLeicester, Braunstone
1 transfer

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Bus times from Colchester to Leicester

Showing times and prices for Aug 09

Fastest Journey

6 h 35 m

Average

7 h 36 m

Buses per day

5

Distance

162 km

It's difficult to get from Colchester to Leicester without transferring at least once.

Fastest
12:30PMColchester6h35 07:05PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
2 transfers
721One-way
2nd Fastest
03:05PMColchester7h20 10:25PMLeicester, Braunstone
1 transfer
291One-way
06:55AMColchester7h25 02:20PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
2 transfers
711One-way
05:25AMColchester7h45 01:10PMLeicester, St.Margaret's Bus Station
1 transfer
251One-way
05:25AMColchester8h55 02:20PMLeicester, Braunstone
1 transfer
251One-way

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Overview: Bus from Colchester to Leicester

distanceDistance100 miles (161 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$27 (€25)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Colchester to Leicester cover the 100 miles (161 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $27 (€25), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $25 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Colchester and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

Bus providers: National Express from Colchester to Leicester

You can travel by bus to Leicester from Colchester with National Express for as low as $25 (€24). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus between Colchester and Leicester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Bus information from Colchester to Leicester with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 1 min
  • Average Price: $25
  • National Express frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Leicester from Colchester

Take the bus to Leicester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Colchester to Leicester.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Colchester to Leicester to cost as little as $25 (€24)  in the next 7 days.
The bus price to Leicester from Colchester is on average $27 (€25)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
You should expect to travel around 100 miles (161 km)  from Colchester to Leicester by bus.
The Colchester to Leicester bus duration is on average 10 h 5 min, which is to be expected when traveling 100 miles (161 km) between Colchester and Leicester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Some of the Colchester bus stations to Leicester you can start your journey from include Colchester, East Hill / High Street, Colchester, High Street (Angel Court) and Colchester, Stanwell Street. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Leicester include Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Rail Station (Stand EE) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Colchester   and arriving in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Colchester, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center of Colchester.

The most popular arrival bus station, Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, is located 0.4 miles (643 m) away from the city center of Leicester.

Take the Colchester to Leicester bus with National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the trip from Colchester to Leicester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 3 buses a day from Colchester to Leicester. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest bus for this journey departs from Colchester at 4: 35 AM. The last bus leaves from Colchester at 10: 50 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Colchester to Leicester and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find buses between Colchester and Leicester to cost on average $27 (€25) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Colchester to Leicester bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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