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LocalGO New Lubbesthorpe - Introducing the NovusFosse bus service!


NovusFosse, operated by Vectare

To download the NovusFosse map, please click here.


NovusFosse operates every 30 minutes, seven days a week, linking New Lubbesthorpe and Thorpe Astley with Fosse Park, the Meridian Business Park and Next HQ in Enderby. Buses also stop outside Everards Meadows, Palmers Garden Centre and Brockington College.

To download the full NovusFosse timetable, please click here.

Ticket prices

  • £1.20 local single from New Lubbesthorpe to Thorpe Astley
  • £2.50 single fare anywhere along the route
  • £4.50 all day ticket valid for unlimited travel on NovusFosse and NovusDirect

Under 19s travel for a reduced price. Under 5s travel for free. There are discounts available for people travelling in groups of two (TwoTogether ticket), and up to five (Group ticket). Leicester Flexi tickets are sold and accepted on NovusFosse between New Lubbesthorpe and Palmers Nurseries via Fosse Park. You can travel from Fosse Park back to New Lubbesthorpe via Enderby using a Leicester Flexi ticket, but you cannot get on or off between Trinity Road and Next Head Office using a Leicester Flexi ticket. Concessionary bus passes are valid for free travel on NovusFosse (usual time restrictions apply).

Download the NovusFosse fare chart here.

Travel Initiatives

There are travel initiatives for both the NovusFosse and NovusDirect. If you are a member of LocalGO, simply log in and view these in your 'my benefits' tab. 

Setting up your LocalGO account

If you are not yet a member of LocalGO, set up your free account ready to receive your travel incentives for the new bus services by visiting

Additional information and FAQ'S

For more information please visit:

Download Vectare FAQ's here.

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