Bus Operators

Bus Operators

The bus companies who operate in Leicestershire and Leicester are as follows:

Bus services to East Midlands Airport

East Midlands Airport is easily accessible by public transport. A whole range of direct bus services make it quick and convenient to get to the airport from Leicester, Derby, Nottingham, Loughborough, Shepshed, Coalville and Long Eaton up to every 20 minutes, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Queries relating to the Skylink and my15 (Trentbarton) services should be made via Kinchbus and Trentbarton customer service teams, all the details for which can be found at:

www.trentbarton.co.uk/contact-us/contact-details or


Queries relating to the Midland Classic 9 service should be made via Midland Classic customer service teams, all the details for which can be found at:



Leicester Hospital Hopper bus service

  • The service is ideal for passengers who want to get around Leicester, whether they be a patient or visitor to the hospitals, a commuter requiring the rail station, or just getting out for shopping or leisure in the city. As well as providing a quick and direct link to Hamilton and Beaumont Leys shopping centres, the Hopper has convenient stops for the city centre itself. Anyone is welcome on the Hopper, whether travelling to hospital or not.
  • The ‘Hospital Hopper’, operated by Centrebus, runs between Leicester’s 3 main hospitals every 30 minutes from Monday to Friday. The service links the Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester General Hospital and Glenfield Hospital with Beaumont Leys Centre, Hamilton Centre, Leicester Railway Station and St Nicholas Circle (adjacent Jubilee Square).