Leicester to London Stansted Airport train

Cheap train tickets from Leicester to London Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Cheapest

32

Average

54

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cross Country
02:12PMLeicester2h29 04:41PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
321One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:27AMLeicester2h33 12:00PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
321One-way
Cross Country
06:14AMLeicester2h27 08:41AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
401One-way
Cross Country
08:12AMLeicester2h29 10:41AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
401One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:27AMLeicester2h33 10:00AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
611One-way

Train schedule from Leicester to London Stansted Airport

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, August 13
Cross Country
06:14AMLeicester2h27 08:41AMLondon Stansted Airport
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East Midlands Railway
07:03AMLeicester2h30 09:33AMLondon Stansted Airport
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East Midlands Railway
07:27AMLeicester2h33 10:00AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:12AMLeicester2h29 10:41AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
09:04AMLeicester3h20 12:24PMLondon Stansted Airport
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East Midlands Railway
09:27AMLeicester2h33 12:00PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
Cross Country
12:12PMLeicester2h29 02:41PMLondon Stansted Airport
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Cross Country
02:12PMLeicester2h29 04:41PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Leicester to London Stansted Airport

Showing times and prices for Aug 13

Fastest Journey

2 h 27 m

Average

2 h 36 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

126 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Leicester for London Stansted Airport every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
06:14AMLeicester2h27 08:41AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
401One-way
Cross Country
08:12AMLeicester2h29 10:41AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
401One-way
Cross Country
12:12PMLeicester2h29 02:41PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
781One-way
Cross Country
02:12PMLeicester2h29 04:41PMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
321One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:03AMLeicester2h30 09:33AMLondon Stansted Airport
0 transfers
731One-way

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Overview: Train from Leicester to London Stansted Airport

distanceDistance78 miles (126 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price$60 (€56)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCross Country or East Midlands Railway

Trains from Leicester to London Stansted Airport cover the 78 miles (126 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 24 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or East Midlands Railway. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $42 (€39), but the average price of train tickets is $60 (€56).

Train providers: CrossCountry from Leicester to London Stansted Airport trains

Travel to London Stansted Airport from Leicester from $42 (€39) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to London Stansted Airport from Leicester you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry is one of the best options when traveling by train from Leicester to London Stansted Airport. Omio quickly shows you current CrossCountry train schedules for the Leicester - London Stansted Airport route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance to London Stansted Airport from Leicester is around 78 miles (126 km) and the cheapest CrossCountry one-way ticket you can book starts at $44 (€40). As you check the latest Leicester to London Stansted Airport train schedule from CrossCountry for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to London Stansted Airport safely. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect CrossCountry ticket between Leicester and London Stansted Airport so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Train information from Leicester to London Stansted Airport with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 28 min
  • Average Price: $44
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Leicester to London Stansted Airport

Travel by train to London Stansted Airport easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Leicester to London Stansted Airport.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Leicester to London Stansted Airport for the next 7 days starting from $42 (€39)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Leicester to London Stansted Airport train to cost on average $60 (€56)  one way.
The train distance from Leicester to London Stansted Airport is around 78 miles (126 km).
The Leicester to London Stansted Airport train duration is on average 2 h 24 min, which is to be expected when traveling 78 miles (126 km) between Leicester and London Stansted Airport. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Leicester to London Stansted Airport, you can rely on Cross Country or East Midlands Railway to get you to London Stansted Airport. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Leicester to London Stansted Airport trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
You can take the first train from Leicester to London Stansted Airport at 6: 14 AM. The last train from Leicester to London Stansted Airport that you can take departs at 8: 23 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Leicester to London Stansted Airport schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Leicester to London Stansted Airport is on average $60 (€56) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Leicester to London Stansted Airport available a few months in advance.

Trains departing from Leicester

Distance from Leicester to city center
Distance from Leicester to city center
1.3 miles (2.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Coaches leave from the Station front
Amenities at station
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: station front
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 08000 11 33 23 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category An access station. There is step free access to the main entrance and lifts to all platforms. Customers with wheelchairs who require assistance on graduated slopes should press the ticket gate'assistance' button located at the bottom of the stairs near the self service ticket machines. To ensure availability of staff to assist, it is imperative that customers book assistance in advance. This station has tactile paving at the edge of all platforms and at the bottom of all staircases. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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