Swansea to Leicester bus

Cheap bus tickets from Swansea to Leicester

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07:10AMSwansea9h05 04:15PMLeicester
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National Express
02:45PMSwansea8h05 10:50PMLeicester
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Bus schedule from Swansea to Leicester

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07:10AMSwansea9h05 04:15PMLeicester
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02:45PMSwansea8h05 10:50PMLeicester
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Bus times from Swansea to Leicester

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Fastest Journey

8 h 5 m


8 h 35 m

Buses per day



223 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Swansea for Leicester every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Bus from Swansea to Leicester

distanceDistance138 miles (222 km)
durationAverage bus duration10 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$30 (€28)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus companiesNational Express or Flixbus

Buses from Swansea to Leicester cover the 138 miles (222 km) long trip taking on average 10 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express or Flixbus. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $30 (€28), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $15 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Swansea and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.

Bus providers: National Express and FlixBus from Swansea to Leicester

Travel between Swansea and Leicester from $15 (€14) with Omio’s bus partners National Express and FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

National Express

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 Swansea - 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.

National Express from Swansea to Leicester bus information:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 20 min
  • Average Price: $15
  • National Express frequency: 4 a day

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Leicester from Swansea

    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 Swansea to Leicester.
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Leicester from Swansea for the next 7 days starting from $15 (€14)  one way.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $30 (€28)  for a bus ticket from Swansea to Leicester.
    The Swansea to Leicester bus distance is approximately 138 miles (222 km).
    The Swansea to Leicester bus duration is on average 10 h 25 min, which is to be expected when traveling 138 miles (222 km) between Swansea and Leicester. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    There are a few bus stations in Swansea to start your trip from including Swansea, University Bay Campus, Swansea, Quadrant Bus Station and Swansea, The Kingsway / Picton Lane (Digital Village). In Leicester you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester, Rail Station (Stand EE) and Leicester, Charles Street / Halford Street.

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

    You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Swansea, located approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center of Swansea. The most popular arrival bus station in Leicester, called Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station, is located around 0.4 miles (643 m) away from its city center.

    When taking a bus from Swansea to Leicester, you can count on National Express or Flixbus for the best way to get you to Leicester. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Leicester from Swansea and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
    The average number of buses departing Swansea for Leicester is 4 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the earliest bus from Swansea to Leicester at 6: 05 AM   or take the last bus from Swansea to Leicester leaving at 4: 00 PM. Look for the latest Swansea to Leicester bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this route.
    You can find buses from Swansea to Leicester to cost on average $30 (€28) 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 Swansea to Leicester bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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