Leicester Skylink

If you are travelling to and from Leicester, take the high quality 24-hour Skylink bus service. It’s fast, frequent and reliable, running every 30 minutes during the day and hourly through the night, seven days a week. There is no need to prebook as bus tickets can be purchased from the bus driver.

Skylink is family friendly, offering excellent value fares, plenty of luggage space, clean and comfortable seating, friendly drivers, free WiFi, easy low floor access for pushchairs and wheelchairs and the bus stops directly outside the terminal building.

The service departs from St Margaret’s Bus Station in Leicester. Some services during the early hours start at Gravel Street due to the bus station being closed.

For full up to date timetable, maps, live travel alerts and ticket information visit www.trentbarton.co.uk/services/skylinkderby

The service does not operate on Christmas Day or New Year's Day.


Our timetable is available in a handy format for easy downloading and printing.

Download Timetable


Skylink Bus Stops

Adult Single7
Adult Anytime Return112 / €14
Child Singlehalf price
Child Anytime Return1half price
Family Anytime Return (up to five)214.00 / €16*
10-trip Kinchkard325.00
Concessions4Free/half fare

Terms & Conditions

  1. Valid for three months
  2. Up to 5 people, maximum 2 adults valid for one month
  3. Regular passengers – Travel for less with an easycard from Leicester to East Midlands Airport, which provides 10 single journeys on each card, valid for 3 months
  4. National concessionary scheme for people aged over 60 and/or with disabilities – contact your local authority for more details
  5. *Exact change needed for payment in Euro

Bus Stop Map

Skylink Bus Stop Map

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