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Derby to Leicester bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$5.26
Shortest Duration0h 30m
Trips per day4
bus carriers1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Derby to Leicester cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Derby to Leicester were $6.24.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Derby to Leicester is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from Derby to Leicester?

The distance between Derby and Leicester is approximately 24.21 miles, or 38.95 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Derby to Leicester?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Derby to Leicester by bus is usually on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Derby to Leicester?

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Derby to Leicester, with an average of 4 trips per day and 4 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Derby to Leicester. Of the 4 trips there are 4 trips that are direct connections to Leicester.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Derby to Leicester start at $15.37.

1 carriers offer Derby to Leicester bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from Derby to Leicester from $5.26. There are 4 trips per day offered by National Express from Derby to Leicester and you can expect on average to pay $6.24 for a National Express ticket to Leicester. In Derby, National Express departs to Leicester from East Midlands Airport, In Leicester, National Express arrives at St. Margaret's Bus Station,

An average trip on National Express from Derby to Leicester takes 0 hours and 30 minutes,

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Plan your next adventure

Buses to Leicester depart from one main station in Derby:
  • East Midlands Airport
Buses from Derby arrive in Leicester at one main station:
  • St. Margaret's Bus Station

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