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Leicester Coach Station

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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).


Moving 5 July 2022

On 5 July 2022, we will be moving back to Leicester St Margaret's Bus & Coach Station.

With the station redevelopment works almost complete, our ticket office and coach stops will permanently relocate back to St Margaret's Bus & Coach Station at 00.01am on 5 July.

The new and vastly improved St Margaret's Station is just an 11-minute walk from our current ticket office and coach stops on Charles Street.

Please click the image of the map for a larger version.


Current address: Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1AQ
From 21 June 2022: St. Margaret's Bus & Coach Station, Leicester, LE1 3AG


Opening hours

Monday to Thursday| 07:00-17:00 (7:00am-5:00pm)

Friday to Sunday | 07:00-19:00 (7:00am-7:00pm)

Please note that the station opening hours will not affect your journey.


Ticket machines: Only available between station opening hours.

Further information

It's always important to arrive early before travelling, so be sure to arrive 10 minutes before your coach is due to depart.

Please check your ticket is valid only for the coach you want to travel on.

Want to know where your coach is? Use Coach Tracker from your mobile or desktop to track your coach in real-time.


Leicester facilities

Due to the current closure of St Margaret's Bus Station, we have fewer facilities available than usual. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause:

  • Ticket selling facilities (at the counter)


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