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Offer Holder Day travel discount

We have teamed up with National Express to offer 30% off National Express coach travel* and 20% off Train Travel via East Midlands Railway** on your journey to our Offer Holder Days.

30% off National Express

National Express have hundreds of stops throughout the country and offer generous luggage allowance and budget-friendly ticket prices. You can claim 30% off return tickets to Leicester St Margaret’s Bus Station. Simply select your journey and the correct Offer Holder Day date from the journey planner. Your discount will be applied during checkout.

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Terms and conditions

  • Discount only valid for students travelling to Offer Holders Event at the University of Leicester.
  • Redeemable from any location to Leicester St Margaret’s Bus Station.
  • Only valid for travel to Offer Holder Events on the following dates:
    • 4 February 2023 (travelling between 3-5 February)
    • 4 March 2023 (travelling between 2-5 March)
    • 25 March 2023 (travelling between 24-26 March)
    • 22 April 2023 (travelling between 21-23 April)
    • 13 May 2023 (travelling between 12-14 May)
  • Maximum of one person per booking.

Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer including Coachcards. Offer cannot be used on third party services. All tickets are issued and all passengers are carried subject to National Express' General Conditions of Carriage. Read the full National Express terms and conditions*.

20% off Train Travel via East Midlands Railway

East Midlands Railway are offering 20% off rail fare so you can save and join us. Browse the journey planner and start planning your visit today. 

To claim your 20% off either: 

  1. Call +44 (0)3457 125678, select option 2 when prompted and option 2 again, or
  2. Email EMR at and quote 'University of Leicester Open Day 2023' to book your travel.

You can benefit from 20% off train travel via EMR on any of our Offer Holder Day dates (valid on anytime, off-peak or super off-peak returns and not advanced tickets) on:

  • Saturday 4 February 2023
  • Saturday 4 March 2023
  • Saturday 25 March 2023
  • Saturday 22 April 2023
  • Saturday 13 May 2023

**For full terms and conditions please visit

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