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Bristol to Leicester by bus

The journey from Bristol to Leicester by bus is 102.87 mi and takes 6 hr 33 min. There are 42 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:35 AM and the last at 7:40 PM. It is possible to travel from Bristol to Leicester by bus for as little as $6.65 or as much as $68.07. The best price for this journey is $6.65.

Lowest Price$6.65
Journey Duration6 hr 33 min
Connection per Day42
Lowest Price$6.65
Highest Price$68.07
First Departure12:35 AM
Last Departure7:40 PM
Distance102.87 mi
DepartureBristol
ArrivalLeicester
CarriersNational Express, Megabus

Bristol to Leicester Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, Apr 14, 2024

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Planning to travel from Bristol to Leicester? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How much do bus tickets from Bristol to Leicester cost?

When you're traveling from Bristol to Leicester, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $27.37. You might be able to find prices as low as $6.65, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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When you're traveling from Bristol to Leicester, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $27.37. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How much time will it take to go from Bristol to Leicester by bus?

The distance between Bristol to Leicester is approximately 102.87 mi. In general, it will take you about 6 hr 33 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Bristol to Leicester covers a distance of 102.87 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 6 hr 33 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 hr 40 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Bristol to Leicester faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many times a day do journeys run from Bristol to Leicester?

The exact number of journeys from Bristol to Leicester can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 42 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Bristol to Leicester. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Bristol to Leicester varies, but in general, you can expect to find 3 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 39 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bristol to Leicester. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Bristol to Leicester
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bristol to Leicester.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bristol to Leicester, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Bristol to Leicester.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Bristol to Leicester

The cheapest Bristol - Leicester bus tickets can be found for as low as $6.65 if you’re lucky, or $13.20 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $21.55.

Find the best day to travel to Leicester by bus

When travelling to Leicester by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Megabus is a low-cost intercity bus service that operates in North America, Canada, and Europe. It was founded in 2003 and is owned by Stagecoach Group, a multinational transport company. Megabus retains its own brand in Britain and North America, but in Continental Europe, including France, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Italy, and the Netherlands, its services have been rebranded as Flixbus since the acquisition by a German company in June 2016.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

Services on board National Express, Megabus and FlixBus from Bristol to Leicester
Compare services on board when travelling from Bristol to Leicester by bus.
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Bristol to Leicester CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
11.59kg
Bus
12.42kg
Flight
33.11kg
Car
26.49kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Bristol to Leicester?
A bus ticket from Bristol to Leicester is $27.37. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $6.65.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Bristol to Leicester?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bristol to Leicester is $6.65. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Bristol and Leicester by bus?
Bristol to Leicester is 102.87 mi.
How long does the bus between Bristol and Leicester take?
Bristol to Leicester is on average 6 hr 33 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Bristol to Leicester?
The bus journey from Bristol to Leicester is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: National Express, Megabus and FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Bristol to Leicester?
Bristol to Leicester has 42 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Bristol to Leicester leave?
The earliest bus from Bristol to Leicester departs at 12:35 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Bristol to Leicester depart?
The latest bus from Bristol to Leicester departs at 7:40 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Bristol to Leicester in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $6.65 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Bristol to Leicester?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Bristol to go to Leicester.
What's the fastest journey time between Bristol to Leicester by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Bristol and Leicester is 3 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct bus from Bristol to Leicester?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Bristol and Leicester.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bristol to Leicester by bus?
The bus journey from Bristol to Leicester creates 12.42kg of CO2 emissions.

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