Essential information for coach operators

Tour operators are advised to plan parking provision well in advance to ensure that there are no planned roadworks that may disrupt travel plans.

Coach parking and drop-off points

Leicester city

There are 6 City centre locations available for drop off and/or parking; allowing your visitors quick and easy access to all attractions and amenities. Whether you are visiting for heritage, shopping or culture, there will be a stop for you. All parking is free of charge, but must be pre-booked with the Visit Leicester Information Centre, to obtain your permit.

As well as confirming your parking arrangements the Visit Leicester Information Centre also offers a free ‘meet and greet’ service for your passengers; and can assist with any enquiries about your visit.
The team look forward to warmly welcoming you to our exciting, inspirational and culturally rich city.

Please see the Frequently Asked Questions for all the details on coach parking and pick up/set down arrangements.

Ashby de la Zouch

Coaches visiting Ashby de la Zouch can drop off /pick up visitors in North Street LE65 1HU, and park at Tescos on Resolution Road LE65 1TE. Permission must be sought before your arrival.  Call the Ashby Tourist Information Centre on 01530 411767.

Melton Mowbray

Coach parking can be found at our Wilton Road car park, just a few minutes’ walk from the town centre.

Wilton Road Car Park has 5 designated coach bays plus additional parking for another 3 coaches. The site is also available for drop off with over-spill parking available at the Melton Indoor Bowls Club on Tuesdays only.

Free Meet & Greet Service on Tuesdays during the months of April through to October is provided, but the service can be pre-booked on alternative days by contacting our town centre managers or calling 01664 502335.

Hinckley and Market Bosworth

Coach parking can be found at Main Bus Station – Waterloo Road, Hinckley, LE10 0QJ

Loughborough and Charnwood

Coach parking can be found on Granby Street (near library), Loughborough, LE11 3DU

Last updated January 2018