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Oxford, OXF to Leicester bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$19.06
Shortest Duration3h 50m
Trips per day7
bus carriers1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Oxford, OXF to Leicester cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Oxford to Leicester were $34.19.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Oxford 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 Oxford, OXF to Leicester?

The distance between Oxford and Leicester is approximately 61.38 miles, or 98.75 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 4 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 50 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 Oxford to Leicester?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Oxford, OXF 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 Oxford to Leicester?

On average there are 7 scheduled bus trips per day. National Express has the most regularly scheduled departures from Oxford, OXF to Leicester, with an average of 7 trips per day and 7 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Oxford to Leicester. Of the 7 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Oxford, OXF to Leicester start at $64.02.

1 carriers offer Oxford, OXF to Leicester bus trips

National Express

Book National Express from Oxford to Leicester from $19.06. There are 7 trips per day offered by National Express from Oxford to Leicester and you can expect on average to pay $34.19 for a National Express ticket to Leicester. In Oxford, National Express departs to Leicester from Bus Station, In Leicester, National Express arrives at St. Margaret's Bus Station and one other station.

An average trip on National Express from Oxford to Leicester takes 4 hours and 5 minutes, while the fastest available National Express trip will get you to Leicester in 3 hours and 50 minutes,

Avg. Time
4h 5m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

Buses to Leicester depart from one main station in Oxford:
  • Bus Station
Buses arrive in Leicester at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Leicester for trips arriving from Oxford:
  • St. Margaret's Bus Station
  • Narborough Rd

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