Service update -

Our services are currently running as normal. We are closely monitoring the impact of covid-19 and will respond as needed. You don’t need to contact us but should check before you travel. For the latest updates and how to amend your ticket click here.

Coach Station

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).


Coach station update

Temporary station move

St. Margaret’s Station is closed for essential redevelopment works. However, our ticket office and coach bays will be in operation (pending any government travel restrictions) just around the corner, accessible from Abbey Street. All services are expected to run as normal.

The new and improved St. Margaret’s Station will reopen in early 2022.


St Margarets Bus Stn, 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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