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Bus from Manchester to Leicester with National Express

You can travel by bus between Manchester and Leicester with National Express for as low as $7 (€6). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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If you’re thinking of taking a bus from Manchester to Leicester, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express bus, you can expect to travel 74 miles (119 km) between Manchester and Leicester and pay as low as $13 (€11) if you book in advance.

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 Manchester and Leicester, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express bus schedule between Manchester and Leicester, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap bus tickets on Omio today!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • 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.

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Buses from Manchester to Leicester
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 Manchester to Leicester.
FAQs
How much are cheap buses to Leicester from Manchester?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Manchester to Leicester buses for as little as $7 (€6)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket to Leicester from Manchester?
If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Leicester bus price to come in at an average of $14 (€11)  one way.
How far is Leicester from Manchester by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Manchester to Leicester by bus to be approximately 74 miles (119 km).
How long is the bus from Manchester to Leicester?
The Manchester to Leicester bus duration is on average 2 h 40 min, which is to be expected when traveling 74 miles (119 km) from Manchester to Leicester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the bus from Manchester to Leicester depart from? Which Leicester bus station do I come into from Manchester?

There are a few bus stations in Manchester to start your route from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. In Leicester you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (ASDA) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

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

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Manchester.

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.

What bus providers go from Manchester to Leicester?
For the route from Manchester to Leicester you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Leicester from Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I find a direct bus from Manchester to Leicester?
Yes, you can find a direct bus between Manchester and Leicester with Flixbus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
When should I book the Manchester to Leicester bus for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Manchester to Leicester is on average $14 (€11) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets to Leicester from Manchester available a few months in advance.