Bus from Cardiff to Leicester

Find a coach from Cardiff to Leicester: Compare all companies

swap
Adults
1
Children
0
Travelling as a group?
Rent a coach here!
Search accommodation with Booking.com
The Best DealsSave up to 70%
The Most ChoicesMillions of routes worldwide
Easy and TransparentCompare offers with 1 click
What is the cheapest bus from Cardiff to Leicester? Which coach is the fastest? Compare all connections and coach companies for the Cardiff Leicester bus. Search for all bus timetables with one click!

Facts about the coach from Cardiff to Leicester

Cheapest Bus£6.98
Fastest Bus4h 45m
Earliest Coach03:00
Latest Coach14:45
Daily Bus Connections2 Ø
Distance189.6 km
Coach CompaniesFlixBus, National Express
Are you looking for a bus from Cardiff to Leicester?
CheckMyBus has got you covered! We compare all available buses from Cardiff to Leicester and show you departure times, the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll help you find tickets from companies travelling this route, including FlixBus or National Express. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the coach have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you the cheapest coaches from Cardiff to Leicester over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about long-distance bus stops in Cardiff and Leicester which will help you find your way around. We’ll also show you options for onward travel from Leicester and alternative destinations from Cardiff. If you need to continue your journey with a flight, you can find the most popular airport transfers departing from Leicester.

The cheapest coach connections from Cardiff to Leicester

Today
from £10.98
Tomorrow
from £7.98
05/12
from £19.80
06/12
07/12
from £6.98
08/12

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • FlixBus
    08:10
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 9h 5m
    17:15
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£6.98
  • FlixBus
    12:15
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 8h 35m
    20:50
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    from£6.98
  • FlixBus
    12:45
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 10m
    19:55
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    from£7.98
  • FlixBus
    08:10
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 9h 55m
    18:05
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    from£10.98
  • FlixBus
    12:45
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 9h 0m
    21:45
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£10.98
  • National Express
    14:10
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 5h 0m
    19:10
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£12.00
  • National Express
    08:25
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 4h 45m
    13:10
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£12.00
  • National Express
    03:00
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 20m
    10:20
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£12.80
  • National Express
    14:45
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 50m
    22:35
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£12.80
  • FlixBus
    12:45
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 20m
    20:05
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    from£12.98
  • FlixBus
    08:10
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 9h 40m
    17:50
    Leicester - Fosse Park
    from£13.98
  • National Express
    04:20
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 8h 5m
    12:25
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£14.80
  • National Express
    14:25
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 4h 45m
    19:10
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£19.00
  • National Express
    03:00
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    Duration 7h 5m
    10:05
    Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
    from£19.80

Bus Cardiff to Leicester: Further information

Do you prefer to customise your search?
We’ve already set in our search bar that you’re departing from Cardiff and will arrive in Leicester as your destination. We have also already set a default travel date since most people generally book 3-7 days in advance. If you want to check a specific date, simply select the corresponding day in the calendar to update your search.
Do you already know exactly when you plan to go back? Then check your return trip straight away, and simply select your preferred date for the route from Leicester to Cardiff.
Are you travelling with other people? Then indicate how many passengers are joining you and start your search.
Upon getting your results, you’ll be able to compare all available coaches from Cardiff to Leicester and take multiple factors into consideration before you book your trip. The cheapest coach tickets are offered by FlixBus at £6.98, while the fastest connection takes 4h 45m. It’s up to you if you’d prefer the cheapest ticket, quickest trip or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you’re searching for, we can help you find the best deal for you!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customise everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Cardiff Leicester bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transport, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your coach trip from Cardiff to Leicester!

All bus stops in Cardiff and Leicester

Stations
Leicester - Braunstone
Narborough Rd , LE3 2FU  Leicester  (United Kingdom)
Leicester - Fosse Park
Everard Way 7, Leicester  (United Kingdom)
Leicester - St. Margaret's Bus Station
Gravel St 77, Leicester  (United Kingdom)
Leicester Central Station
Seaward road 401, 92625  Leicester  (United Kingdom)

FAQs about the Cardiff Leicester bus route

How much does a Cardiff Leicester coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Cardiff Leicester bus trip is available from £6.98 and takes 9h 5m. Compare offers and save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Cardiff to Leicester?

This connection is offered by 2 bus companies with ticket prices ranging from £6.98 to £19.80. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as soon as possible to ensure you’ll get the cheapest bus trip to Leicester.

How many connections are available for the Cardiff Leicester route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Cardiff to Leicester is offered by roughly 2 connections. By using our search engine, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Leicester from Cardiff take?

The quickest coach from Cardiff to Leicester is provided by National Express and takes 4h 45m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £12.00. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Cardiff to Leicester?

The earliest bus to Leicester departs from Cardiff at 03:00. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from Cardiff to Leicester?

The latest bus to Leicester departs from Cardiff at 14:45. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies serve the Cardiff Leicester route?

Passengers looking to travel from Cardiff to Leicester can travel with FlixBus and National Express. Compare all available bus tickets with our search engine to book the trip that works best for you.

Is there a direct bus for the Cardiff Leicester bus trip?

If you’re searching for a direct connection from Cardiff to Leicester our search engine currently compares 0 direct bus connections. 

What can I take with me on the bus to Leicester from Cardiff?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the bus for the Cardiff Leicester bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a coach that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Cardiff Leicester bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make travelling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Cardiff to Leicester on your planned travel date.

Compare Cardiff and Leicester

Cardiff
447,287
Leicester
339,239
£3.79
£4.43
Cardiff
Leicester
A taxi journey in Cardiff is 15% cheaper than in Leicester.
£1.80
£2.50
Cardiff
Leicester
A bus fare in Cardiff is 28% cheaper than in Leicester.
£3.00
£3.50
Cardiff
Leicester
A pint of beer in Cardiff is 15% cheaper than in Leicester.
£0.90
£1.42
Cardiff
Leicester
A bottle of water in Cardiff is 37% cheaper than in Leicester.
£5.80
£7.80
Cardiff
Leicester
A meal in Cardiff is 26% cheaper than in Leicester.

Bus routes from Cardiff and Leicester

Trusted shop
The CheckMyBus App
Free Download
Go To Store
GPDR CheckMyBus shield

We value your privacy!

To show you the best bus deals, we collect some information about how you use CheckMyBus. We remember your anonymized details to improve our service and provide you a personalized experience.