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Cheap bus tickets from Leicester to Southampton

Showing times and prices for May 25

Cheapest

$25

Average

$27

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 Leicester to Southampton will cost around $ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 25.

National Express
04:15AMLeicester6h35 10:50AMSouthampton
0 changes
$251One-way
National Express
07:05AMLeicester6h40 01:45PMSouthampton
0 changes
$281One-way

Bus schedule from Leicester to Southampton

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National Express
04:15AMLeicester6h35 10:50AMSouthampton
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National Express
07:05AMLeicester6h40 01:45PMSouthampton
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Wed
May 25
$95East Midlands Railway
$25National Express
Thu
May 26
$58South Western Railway
$16National Express
Fri
May 27
$58South Western Railway
$17National Express
Sat
May 28
$58South Western Railway
$21National Express
Sun
May 29
$36East Midlands Railway
$21National Express
Mon
May 30
$50South Western Railway
$16National Express
Tue
May 31
$45South Western Railway
$14National Express

Bus times from Leicester to Southampton

Showing times and prices for May 25

Fastest Journey

6 h 35 m

Average

6 h 37 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

194 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Leicester for Southampton 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 194 km distance in an average of 6 h 37 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 35 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 40 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.

National Express
04:15AMLeicester6h35 10:50AMSouthampton
0 changes
$251One-way
National Express
07:05AMLeicester6h40 01:45PMSouthampton
0 changes
$281One-way

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Overview: Bus from Leicester to Southampton

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$16 (€14)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Leicester to Southampton cover the 120 miles (193 km) long route taking on average 6 h 35 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $16 (€14), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $16 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Southampton, Coach Station.

Bus providers: National Express from Leicester to Southampton

For as little as $16 (€14) you can travel by bus to Southampton from Leicester with National Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this 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 from Leicester to Southampton, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: $16

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your bus tickets from Leicester to Southampton due to the coronavirus:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips: Bus to Southampton from Leicester

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FAQs

How much do cheap buses to Southampton from Leicester cost?

Bus tickets to Southampton from Leicester for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $16 (€14)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a bus ticket to Southampton from Leicester?

The Leicester to Southampton bus ticket price is on average $16 (€14)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.

What is the distance to Southampton from Leicester by bus?

The distance between Leicester and Southampton by bus is approximately 120 miles (193 km).

What is the Leicester to Southampton bus travel time?

While the time it takes to travel 120 miles (193 km) from Leicester to Southampton can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Leicester to Southampton bus journey time is on average 6 h 35 min.

What station does the bus from Leicester to Southampton depart from? Which Southampton bus station do I come into from Leicester?

Some of the Leicester bus stations to Southampton you can start your journey from include Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Rail Station (Stand EE) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Southampton include Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, West Park Rd. And Southampton, Saint Mary's Stadium.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Leicester   and arriving in Southampton, Coach Station.

Where is the bus station in Leicester? Where is the bus station in Southampton?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Leicester, is located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center of Leicester.

The most popular arrival bus station, Southampton, Coach Station, is located 0.6 miles (986 m) away from the city center of Southampton.

What bus companies go from Leicester to Southampton?

For the journey from Leicester to Southampton you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between Leicester and Southampton on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

What are the first and last departure bus times from Leicester to Southampton?

You can take the first bus from Leicester to Southampton at 5: 00 AM. The last bus from Leicester to Southampton that you can take departs at 7: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Leicester to Southampton schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I book Leicester to Southampton bus tickets to get the best deals?

If you book a bus ticket from Leicester to Southampton within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $16 (€14) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets between Leicester and Southampton are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.