Find coach tickets from Leicester to Bedford
Leicester to Bedford coach - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||2h 31m|
|Trips per day||6|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from Leicester to Bedford right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a coach ticket from Leicester to Bedford?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £27.58 was the low point for coach fares from Leicester to Bedford. Coaches from Bedford to Leicester are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £27.58 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the coach ride?
The coach usually takes around 2 hours and 51 minutes to cover the 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Leicester, LCE to Bedford, BDF. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 31 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Bedford. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Leicester?
The first coach leaves at 05:00 and the last coach leaves at 09:00. To see the times for all coaches from Leicester to Bedford, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many coaches are there each day?
There are 6 scheduled coaches that travel from Leicester to Bedford every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so no matter which coach you take, you will have to transfer coaches at least once during your journey.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Leicester to Bedford; ticket prices start at £24.99.
What coach companies travel from Leicester to Bedford?
There is one coach company that operates from Leicester to Bedford. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
|Coach||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|National Express||6||2h 51m||£27.58|
Where does the coach leave from in Leicester?
Most coaches depart from the main station in Leicester, Leicester:
- St. Margaret's Bus Station
- Narborough Rd
Where does the coach arrive in Bedford?
All coaches from Leicester arrive at one main station in Bedford, Bedford:
- Coach Station
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