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.
The average ticket from Edinburgh to Leicester will cost around $ 87 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 61.
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9 h 13 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Edinburgh for Leicester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 392 km distance in an average of 9 h 13 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 5 m .
The slowest buses will take 11 h 25 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||243 miles (392 km)|
|Average bus duration||11 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$62 (€50)|
|Bus providers||National Express|
Buses from Edinburgh to Leicester cover the 243 miles (392 km) long route taking on average 11 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $60 (€48), but the average price of bus tickets is $62 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.
National Express buses will get you from Edinburgh to Leicester from $60 (€48). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
Travel hassle-free between Edinburgh and Leicester on a bus with National Express! Omio shows you National Express bus schedules and ticket types available to help you find the cheapest and fastest route between Edinburgh and Leicester. National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, offering hundreds of journeys to cities, towns, and major UK airports at an affordable price. You can expect to travel 243 miles (392 km) between Edinburgh and Leicester on the bus and pay as low as $60 (€48) for a bus ticket.
All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Edinburgh - Leicester bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to. So, book your cheap National Express bus ticket between Edinburgh and Leicester on Omio today and enjoy your journey!
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When taking the bus between Edinburgh and Leicester, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Edinburgh, Elder Street, Edinburgh, North Bridge and Edinburgh. Your journey can end in bus stations such as Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Edinburgh.
The most popular arrival bus station, Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Leicester.
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