Kibworth & Gartree bus services

Arriva X3 (Sapphire) – Market Harborough to Leicester and return

Arriva operate a 30 min service, with several bus stops in the Kibworths. The X3 service alternates buses into The Square, Kibworth Beauchamp and then along the A6, or via Fleckney Road and the Kibworth Meadows estate in Kibworth Harcourt.

Arriva X3 bus route changes & update- click here

Stagecoach X7 – Leicester to Market Harborough (plus onwards via Northampton to Milton Keynes) and return

This service is operated by Stagecoach Midlands.  As of 22nd April 2017, it is an approximately hourly service starting for Market Harborough and beyond just after 7am (Mon to Fri) from The Square, Kibworth Beauchamp. For Leicester, the first bus is at 6am (Mon to Fri) from The Square, Kibworth Beauchamp.  The last bus from Market Harborough The Square (stand 3) for the Kibworths leaves at 7.26pm (Mon to Sat), 6.15pm (Sun). The last bus from Leicester Haymarket (bus stand HA) to the Kibworths leaves at 8.15pm (Mon to Sat), 7.03pm (Sun).

Arriva 49 – Fleckney to Leicester and return – no longer joins to Kibworth

From April 22, 2017 this service stopped serving the Kibworths.

The revised timetable reflects increased traffic congestion in Leicester City Centre. Service 49 is extended to Kilby and Fleckney every 30 minutes, replacing service 49B.  The Kibworths will no longer be served, but will continue to be connected to Leicester by Arriva service X3 every 30 mins.

Centrebus 44 – Fleckney – Kibworth – Great Bowden – Market Harborough (incl. Station) – Foxton (A bus service operated by Centrebus Midlands)

An hourly peak, and two hourly, service that connects Fleckney, Saddington, Smeeton Westerby, Kibworth Beauchamp, Kibworth Harcourt (incl. Kibworth Meadows estate), Tur Langton, Church Langton, East Langton, Thorpe Langton, Great Bowden, Market Harborough Railway Station, Market Harborough The Square, Burnmill Road (by The Robert Smyth Academy), Airfield Business Park, Foxton – & return.

Centrebus 747 – Leicester to Uppingham and return (A bus service operated by Centrebus Midlands)

The Centrebus 747 connects Leicester, Thurnby, Houghton-on-the-Hill, Billesdon, Skeffington, Tugby, Belton-in-Rutland and Uppingham along the A47 with an hourly service (peak) and two hourly (off peak).

This route may be lost after January 2018 – now is the time to make the most of it!

Centrebus 747 service cancellation & update – click here