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Transport and parking services

For all the latest changes to our services due to coronavirus, go to our service updates page.

Transport and streets

Travelling by bus

Leicester has several bus routes running through the city, plus three park and ride services.

Parking in Leicester

We work hard to make Leicester accessible to motorists, while at the same time promoting schemes to cut congestion in the city.

Cycling in Leicester

Cycling is great way to get around a busy city. It's healthy, environmentally friendly, and affordable.

Walking in Leicester

We aim to encourage people to walk by introducing walking to school projects and community walking projects.

Parking and bus lane enforcement

We issue fines known as penalty charge notices (PCNs) for illegal parking or using certain bus lanes during prohibited hours.


Leicester Shopmobility offers the free loan of a scooter, powerchair, power-assisted wheelchair or manual wheelchair to anyone with mobility problems when visiting the city centre.

Flexi tickets

Flexi tickets are about to get even better, with new child and 4-weekly options available.

Travel plans in Leicester

More and more businesses in Leicester are experiencing the benefits which an effective travel plan can bring to their organisation.

Traffic Regulation Orders

We implement Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs) to change parking restrictions and moving traffic restrictions on roads within the city.