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Leicester to Glasgow by bus

The journey from Leicester to Glasgow by bus is 256 mi and takes 8 h 45 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:25am and the last at 12:55am. It is possible to travel from Leicester to Glasgow by bus for as little as $36.90 or as much as $101.70. The best price for this journey is $36.90.

Best Price $36.90
Journey Duration 8 h 45 min
Connection per Day 16
Lowest Price $36.90
Highest Price $101.70
First Departure 1:25am
Last Departure 12:55am
Distance 256 mi
Departure Leicester
Arrival Glasgow
Carriers National Express, FlixBus

Leicester to Glasgow Bus Times

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Departure date
Wednesday,Nov 29 2023

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Leicester to Glasgow. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Leicester to Glasgow?

When you're traveling from Leicester to Glasgow, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $65.10. You might be able to find prices as low as $35.17, 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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Cheap tickets from Leicester to Glasgow
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Leicester to Glasgow.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Leicester to Glasgow, 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 Leicester to Glasgow.

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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Find the best day to travel to Glasgow by bus

When travelling to Glasgow 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.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

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 and FlixBus from Leicester to Glasgow
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Facilities National Express FlixBus
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Power sockets
Food and drink
Air conditioning

Leicester to Glasgow CO2 Emissions by Bus


Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Leicester to Glasgow?
A bus ticket from Leicester to Glasgow is $61.63. 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 $36.90.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Leicester to Glasgow?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Leicester to Glasgow is $36.90. 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 Leicester and Glasgow by bus?
Leicester to Glasgow is 256 mi.
How long does the bus between Leicester and Glasgow take?
Leicester to Glasgow is on average 11 h 14 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 h 45 min.
Which companies operate from Leicester to Glasgow?
The bus journey from Leicester to Glasgow is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: National Express, FlixBus.
How many bus connections per day go from Leicester to Glasgow?
Leicester to Glasgow has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Leicester to Glasgow leave?
The earliest bus from Leicester to Glasgow departs at 1:25am. 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 Leicester to Glasgow depart?
The latest bus from Leicester to Glasgow departs at 12:55am. 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 Leicester to Glasgow 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 $36.90 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.
From which stations can I leave from Leicester to Glasgow?
There are 7 station(s) that you can depart from Leicester to go to Glasgow. You can go from Leicester Coach Station, Birmingham, Coach Station, Leicester, Charles Street (stand Eb), Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Leicester St. Margaret's Bus Station, Leicester (fosse Park) and Braunstone Narborough Rd and you can arrive at Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Stn, Leicester, St.margaret's Bus Station, Birmingham, Coach Station, Leicester, Charles Street (stand Eb) and Buchanan Bus Stationn Hanover St.
How many direct connections depart from Leicester to Glasgow?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Leicester to go to Glasgow.
What's the fastest journey time between Leicester to Glasgow by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Leicester and Glasgow is 8 h 45 min.
Is there a direct bus from Leicester to Glasgow?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Leicester and Glasgow.
What are the CO2 emissions for Leicester to Glasgow by bus?
The bus journey from Leicester to Glasgow creates 25.3kg of CO2 emissions.

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