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Leicester to Coventry

From £9.20 one-way*

Duration: 45 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 3 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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Coach from Leicester to Coventry

Experience Coventry for less with comfortable coach travel from Leicester to Pool Meadow Bus Station. With fares starting from just £9.20 one-way*, the coach is the perfect option for anyone who wants to travel comfortably without breaking the bank.

You can book tickets from Leicester to Coventry now using the blue journey planner above.

Leicester to Coventry journey information
Fastest journey time 45 mins
Cheapest price From £9.20 *
Distance (approx) 40km
No. of stops 0 (other services may use further stops)
First & last journey daily 14:10pm/20:05pm

Our Leicester to Coventry services and stops

Click below to see the stops for each service and plan your journey with ease.

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Our 100 service travels up to 3 times a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Leicester city centre
  • Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station

Leicester to Coventry route stops

Departing from Leicester

Due to the St. Margaret’s Station redevelopment works, our Ticket Office and coach stops have temporarily relocated to Charles Street, a 12-minute walk from St. Margaret’s Station.

You can find out more by visiting our Leicester Bus Station page.

Arriving in Coventry

Coventry's Pool Meadow Bus Station is located right in the heart of Coventry's city centre, so it's a great place to begin exploring this fascinating city.

Inside you'll find plenty of facilities to help you to freshen up after your journey and if you're looking to travel further still, local bus services operate near by.

Frequently asked questions

When is the first coach from Leicester to Coventry?

The first coach leaves from Leicester Bus Station at 14.10am, arriving at Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station at 14.55pm.

When is the last coach from Leicester to Coventry?

The last coach leaves from Leicester Bus Station at 23.30am, arriving at Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station at 00.15am.

How much is the coach from Leicester to Coventry?

A one-way journey from Leicester to Coventry is available from £9.20*.

How long does the coach take from Leicester to Coventry?

Coach journeys from Leicester to Coventry take on average 45 mins, which is also our fastest journey time.

What happens if I miss my coach from Leicester to Coventry?

We have fare types available to give you more flexibility when you travel. Both our Standard and Fully Flexible fares are amendable, however, excess fees may apply. For more information, please visit our tickets page.

Alternatively, when buying your ticket you can add Change and Go to your booking. Change and Go allows you to board any available coach 12 hours before or after your original departure time for just £5 per journey. Find out more at our Change and Go page.

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*Limited Availability. No booking fee when logged into My Account and purchasing on the National Express website or app, otherwise £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 5 May 2023 for travel between 5 May 2023 and 1 September 2023.

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