The Bullring, Birmingham

Leicester to Birmingham

From £2.50 one-way*

Duration: 1 hr 5 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 10 services per day
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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Route temporarily suspended

We are currently operating a reduced network and, unfortunately, are not running services from Leicester to Birmingham at this moment.

Please use our interactive Route Map to see which stops we are serving and how they connect. We are continuing to review our timetables and will add more routes and stops as travel needs increase.

Coach from Leicester to Birmingham

Enjoy faster coach travel with our services from Leicester to Birmingham, arriving in just 1 hour on certain services and leaving up to 7 times a day. Plus, with one-way fares starting from £2.50*, it might just be the most cost-effective way to travel. 

Order your tickets now using the journey planner above and enjoy a guaranteed leather seat, free onboard digital entertainment and Wi-Fi, and an ample luggage allowance.

Services & stops

Our direct 309 service runs between Leicester Coach Station and Birmingham Coach Station, and arrives in Birmingham in approximately 1hr 30mins.

Departing from Leicester

While waiting to depart to Birmingham, Leicester's coach station has plenty to keep you occupied and comfortable. From an onsite coffee shop and newsagents to a convenient cash point, your time waiting is bound to fly by.

For more information, please see our Leicester Coach Station facilities page.

Arriving in Birmingham

Birmingham Coach Station is based in Digbeth: at the heart of the city centre and just an 8-minute walk from the Bullring Shopping Centre.

A taxi rank is directly outside the station, along with a bus stop, which is served by many routes into the city centre. New Street Rail Station is just a 10-minute walk away through the city centre.

Take a look at our Birmingham Coach Station facilities.

Calling at...

Leicester to Birmingham route stops include:
  • Leicester Coach Station
  • Birmingham Coach Station
Limited Availability. £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 16 Sep 2020 for travel between 16 Sep 2020 and 14 Jan 2021.
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We have made a host of changes to the way we travel in order to keep our customers and staff safe, from enhanced cleaning to limited seating onboard.

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