Getting Here


How to get to Leicester Market: Leicester Market is ideally located in the heart of the city with a range of transport links close by.  With improvements to rail and bus services as well as the pedestrianisation of the city centre the market is now easier than ever to reach.

Travel by Car:

  • Sat Nav address: Market Place, Leicester, LE1 5AW
  • For driving instructions please click Leicester Market on the map and select directions

Visitors can take advantage of the 8,500 off-street and 1,300 on-street parking spaces all within easy walking distance to the market. For details of all available city centre parking please visit: City Centre Parking

Car Parking:

  • John Lewis parking off Vaughan Way: holds 2,000 cars and is open 24 hours. Postcode: LE1 4QJ
  • Highcross roof parking: holds 1,000 cars off Freeschool Lane. Postcode: LE1 4FY
  • Highcross centre parking: 3,000 spaces split between 2 car parks

Bus: Any bus going to Leicester City Centre will take you within walking distance of the market.  For details see Bus Timetable Website

Park and Ride: Located at 3 convenient locations around Leicester the park and ride service has space for 1,500 cars.  Tickets costs from £3 daily.  See website for more details: Park and Ride

Cycle: Leicester has a dedicated bike park with space for 200 bikes less than 1 minute’s walk from the market. For more info see website: The bike park


Rail: Leicester Central railway station is less than 10 minutes on foot from the market and has connections to all major towns and cities in the UK.   See National Rail for any more info National Rail