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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Derby to Leicester from various bus operators like National Express or megabus for the next days.
today
from £5
tomorrow
from £3
Sunday
from £3
Monday
from £3
Tuesday
from £3
Wednesday
from £3
Thursday
from £3

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 10m
    15:10
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    16:20
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £5
  • National Express
    1h 10m
    17:40
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    18:50
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £5
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    18:05
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    19:40
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    0h 40m
    19:55
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    20:35
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £10

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    18:05
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    19:40
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    19:20
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    20:55
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    20:30
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    22:05
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    0h 50m
    08:30
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    09:20
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    0h 40m
    19:55
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    20:35
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5

Cheapest bus trips Sunday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    18:05
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    19:40
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    19:20
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    20:55
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    20:30
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    22:05
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    0h 50m
    08:30
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    09:20
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    0h 40m
    19:55
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    20:35
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £8

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    18:05
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    19:40
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    19:40
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    21:15
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 35m
    20:55
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    22:30
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    0h 50m
    08:30
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    09:20
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    0h 40m
    19:55
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    20:35
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 0m
    04:50
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    05:50
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    0h 50m
    06:05
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    06:55
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    06:40
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    07:55
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    0h 50m
    08:30
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    09:20
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    0h 40m
    19:55
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    20:35
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    0h 50m
    06:05
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    06:55
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    06:40
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    07:55
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 5m
    11:30
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    12:35
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    0h 50m
    08:30
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    09:20
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    0h 40m
    19:55
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    20:35
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    1h 0m
    04:50
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    05:50
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    0h 50m
    06:05
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    06:55
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • National Express
    1h 5m
    11:30
    Derby
    Riverlights Bus Station
    12:35
    Leicester
    St. Margaret's Bus Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    0h 50m
    08:30
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    09:20
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5
  • megabus
    0h 40m
    19:55
    Derby
    Central Bus Station
    20:35
    Leicester
    Fosse Park
    megabus
    Economy
    £5

Frequency of bus connections between Derby and Leicester

See here how frequent the connections between Derby and Leicester are, during different times and days of the week.
Monday is the busiest day, with more than 22 daily coaches from Derby to Leicester. Friday has instead the fewest connections, with only 7 daily coaches between Derby and Leicester.
The busiest time of the day is the Morning, with 44 coaches from Derby to Leicester, while Afternoon sees the fewest connections between Derby and Leicester, with 26 offers.

Facts about the coach from Derby to Leicester

Compare all providers like National Express and megabus that travel daily 19 times by bus from Derby to Leicester in one click and book your bus ticket from Derby to Leicester starting from £3!

Cheapest Bus £3
Fastest Bus 0h 40m
Earliest Coach 15:10
Latest Coach 22:10
Daily Bus Connections 19 Ø
Distance 38.9 km
Coach Companies National Express and megabus

Cheapest coach tickets from Derby to Leicester

Every day, 19 buses from 2 coach companies leave Derby for Leicester: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a coach ticket for this route, starting from 14/06/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 10/06
Tuesday 11/06
Wednesday 12/06
Thursday 13/06
Friday 14/06
£5
Saturday 15/06
£3
Sunday 16/06
£3
Monday 17/06
£3
Tuesday 18/06
£3
Wednesday 19/06
£3
Thursday 20/06
£3
Friday 21/06
£3
Saturday 22/06
£3
Sunday 23/06
£3
Monday 24/06
£3
Tuesday 25/06
£3
Wednesday 26/06
£3
Thursday 27/06
£3
Friday 28/06
£3
Saturday 29/06
£3
Sunday 30/06
£3
Monday 01/07
£3
Tuesday 02/07
Wednesday 03/07
£3
Thursday 04/07
£3
Friday 05/07
£3
Saturday 06/07
£3
Sunday 07/07

The cheapest time to travel from Derby to Leicester

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Derby to Leicester, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £3, Monday is the cheapest day for a coach from Derby to Leicester. Friday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £5.
Morning is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Derby to Leicester, with £3. Morning is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £3.

How to save money travelling from Derby to Leicester

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from Derby to Leicester in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the coach from Derby to Leicester, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later coaches from Derby to Leicester are also emptier.

Beloved coach companies from Derby to Leicester

These are the most booked bus companies between Derby to Leicester from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Derby and Leicester

In the map below you can see, where to find all bus stations in Derby and Leicester.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Derby to Leicester

Want to know which seat classes are available on the coaches from Derby to Leicester? Or which bus companies serve the route Derby - Leicester? Below you´ll find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the Derby to Leicester bus

How much does a Derby Leicester coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Derby Leicester bus trip is available from £3 and takes 1h 35m. Compare offers and save money!

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

This connection is offered by 2 companies with ticket prices ranging from £3 to £10. 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 Derby Leicester route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Derby to Leicester is offered by roughly 19 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Leicester from Derby take?

The quickest coach from Derby to Leicester is provided by megabus and takes 0h 40m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £10. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Derby to Leicester?

The earliest bus to Leicester departs from Derby at 15:10. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from Derby to Leicester?

The latest bus to Leicester departs from Derby at 22:10. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies serve the Derby Leicester route?

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

Is there a direct bus between Derby and Leicester?

You can check all the direct connections between Derby and Leicester by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: National Express and megabus.

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

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 Derby Leicester bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a coach that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Derby 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 to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Derby to Leicester on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Derby to Leicester

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

Alternate transport types from Derby to Leicester

Cheap carpooling from Derby to Leicester

Here is a selection of the cheapest carpooling offers from the schedule from Derby to Leicester for the next days.
  • BlaBlaCar
    1h 10m
    17:40
    Derby
    18:50
    Leicester
    BlaBlaCar
    Economy
    from £13

More bus routes from Derby and Leicester

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Derby and from Leicester. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you’ll find all the details about your bus route!

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