|Distance||93 miles (150 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$26 (€22)|
|Bus providers||National Express|
Buses from Leicester to Liverpool cover the 93 miles (150 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $26 (€22), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $19 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
Travel between Leicester and Liverpool from $19 (€16) with Omio’s bus partners National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. 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 Leicester - Liverpool 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.
National Express has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your National Express tickets from Leicester to Liverpool and when traveling by bus:
Whenever passengers decide to travel, they can expect to choose from up to seven departures from Leicester to Liverpool. There is usually one direct option, with four indirect that require one change, usually at Birmingham. A direct journey completes the 120-mile route in under five hours. Indirect journey times vary, taking into account congestion during peak time and wait times at transfer stations.
Buses from Leicester to Liverpool are offered solely by National Express. National Express offer a high standard of onboard comfort, with spacious legroom, personal air conditioning and a luggage allowance of two cases per traveler.
The fastest services are the direct routes, which take just under five hours to complete the 120-mile trip. The fastest indirect route takes just 20 minutes longer at five hours 15 minutes. The longest indirect route completes the journey in seven hours but involves a long wait time at Birmingham.
From Monday to Saturday, passengers can expect six departures from Leicester to Liverpool. Of these six, one is usually direct. On a Sunday an extra indirect service is available, taking the number of departures to seven. Departure times are spread throughout the day, usually beginning at 9:00 a.m. and continuing at regular intervals until 6:00 p.m. with one final overnight service departing Leicester at 11:30 p.m.
Departure bus station: Buses depart from Leicester Coach Station, otherwise known as St Margaret's Coach Station, which can be found just off Gravel Street, a five-minute walk from the center of the city. The train station is a short 15-minute walk across town or can be accessible by local bus routes. Within the station, passengers can expect a cafeteria, newsagents, and toilets.
Arrival bus station: Direct coaches to Liverpool from Leicester will arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station (also known as Canning Place). Popular tourist attractions are just a short walk away, including Liverpool One Shopping Center, the Georgian Quarter, the Tate Modern, and the Waterfront district. Two football clubs, Anfield, the home of Liverpool FC, and Goodison Park for Everton are accessible by bus. Liverpool University is around 20 minutes away on foot, while direct buses run to Liverpool Airport in 40 minutes.
When departing from Leicester, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street. When arriving in Liverpool, you can end your journey in bus stations like Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool.
Omio customers book a bus from Leicester to Liverpool, Liverpool One most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Leicester, located approximately 0.6 miles (945 m) from the city center of Leicester. The most popular arrival bus station in Liverpool, called Liverpool, Liverpool One, is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from its city center.
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