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Leicester to Glasgow by bus

The journey from Leicester to Glasgow by bus is 256.39 mi and takes 10 hr 44 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:25 AM and the last at 11:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Leicester to Glasgow by bus for as little as $25.19 or as much as $47.35. The best price for this journey is $25.19.

Lowest Price$25.19
Journey Duration10 hr 44 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$25.19
Highest Price$47.35
First Departure12:25 AM
Last Departure11:55 PM
Distance256.39 mi
DepartureLeicester
ArrivalGlasgow
CarriersFlixBus, National Express

Leicester to Glasgow Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, Jul 15, 2024

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Do you know the best way to get from Leicester to Glasgow? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

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

The cheapest bus tickets from Leicester to Glasgow cost $25.19. On average, you can expect to spend around $37.94 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Leicester to Glasgow.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Leicester to Glasgow. On average, though, you'll pay about $37.94 for a bus ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

How long does it take to get from Leicester to Glasgow by bus?

The average journey time is 10 hr 44 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 256.39 mi from Leicester to Glasgow. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Leicester to Glasgow to take longer than 10 hr 44 min. In order to get from Leicester to Glasgow faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Leicester and Glasgow will complete the journey in 8 hr 45 min.On average, it will take you about 10 hr 44 min to travel the 256.39 mi between Leicester and Glasgow.

How many journeys from Leicester to Glasgow are there every day?

The route from Leicester to Glasgow is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Leicester 16 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Leicester to Glasgow, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 11 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Leicester to Glasgow. 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 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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Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Leicester to Glasgow

The cheapest Leicester - Glasgow bus tickets can be found for as low as $22.24 if you’re lucky, or $37.65 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $55.09.

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.

Services on board FlixBus and National Express from Leicester to Glasgow
Compare services on board when travelling from Leicester to Glasgow by bus.
Facilities FlixBus National Express
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air_con Air conditioning check check
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accessibility Accessibility cross check
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Leicester to Glasgow CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
28.88kg
Bus
30.95kg
Flight
82.52kg
Car
66.02kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Leicester to Glasgow?
A bus ticket from Leicester to Glasgow is $37.94. 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 $25.19.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Leicester to Glasgow?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Leicester to Glasgow is $25.19. 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 256.39 mi.
How long does the bus between Leicester and Glasgow take?
Leicester to Glasgow is on average 10 hr 44 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hr 45 min.
Which companies operate from Leicester to Glasgow?
The bus journey from Leicester to Glasgow is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus and National Express.
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 12:25 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 Leicester to Glasgow depart?
The latest bus from Leicester to Glasgow departs at 11:55 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 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 $25.19 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 Leicester to Glasgow?
There are on average 5 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 hr 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 30.95kg of CO2 emissions.

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