London Stansted Airport to Leicester train

Cheap train tickets from London Stansted Airport to Leicester

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Cheapest

31

Average

60

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
12:27PMLondon Stansted Airport2h22 02:49PMLeicester
0 transfers
311One-way
Cross Country
10:27AMLondon Stansted Airport2h22 12:49PMLeicester
0 transfers
311One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:12AMLondon Stansted Airport3h31 11:43AMLeicester
0 transfers
391One-way
Cross Country
09:27AMLondon Stansted Airport2h43 12:10PMLeicester
0 transfers
401One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:09AMLondon Stansted Airport3h34 11:43AMLeicester
0 transfers
521One-way

Train schedule from London Stansted Airport to Leicester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, August 14
East Midlands Railway
07:30AMLondon Stansted Airport4h13 11:43AMLeicester
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
08:09AMLondon Stansted Airport3h34 11:43AMLeicester
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
08:12AMLondon Stansted Airport3h31 11:43AMLeicester
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:09AMLondon Stansted Airport3h40 12:49PMLeicester
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:27AMLondon Stansted Airport2h43 12:10PMLeicester
0 transfers
Cross Country
10:27AMLondon Stansted Airport2h22 12:49PMLeicester
0 transfers
Cross Country
12:27PMLondon Stansted Airport2h22 02:49PMLeicester
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
08:12PMLondon Stansted Airport3h30 11:42PMLeicester
0 transfers

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

Compare prices and tickets by train, bus or flight

Sun
Aug 14
Mon
Aug 15
Tue
Aug 16
Wed
Aug 17
Thu
Aug 18
Fri
Aug 19
Sat
Aug 20
Sun
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 22
Tue
Aug 23
Wed
Aug 24
Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 01
Fri
Sep 02
Sat
Sep 03

Fastest train times from London Stansted Airport to Leicester

Showing times and prices for Aug 14

Fastest Journey

2 h 22 m

Average

3 h 14 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

126 km

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

Cross Country
12:27PMLondon Stansted Airport2h22 02:49PMLeicester
0 transfers
311One-way
Cross Country
10:27AMLondon Stansted Airport2h22 12:49PMLeicester
0 transfers
311One-way
Cross Country
09:27AMLondon Stansted Airport2h43 12:10PMLeicester
0 transfers
401One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:12PMLondon Stansted Airport3h30 11:42PMLeicester
0 transfers
1101One-way
East Midlands Railway
08:12AMLondon Stansted Airport3h31 11:43AMLeicester
0 transfers
391One-way

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa

Overview: Train from London Stansted Airport to Leicester

distanceDistance78 miles (126 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 24 min
priceAverage train ticket price$46 (€42)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesCross Country, East Midlands Railway or Greater Anglia

Trains from London Stansted Airport to Leicester cover the 78 miles (126 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 24 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, East Midlands Railway or Greater Anglia. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $30 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $46 (€42).

Train companies: CrossCountry and Abellio Greater Anglia from London Stansted Airport to Leicester trains

Find the best trains to Leicester from London Stansted Airport with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry and Abellio Greater Anglia from $30 (€28). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry
Abellio Greater Anglia

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

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry to Leicester from London Stansted Airport for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the London Stansted Airport to Leicester train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your London Stansted Airport - Leicester route and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from London Stansted Airport to Leicester by train is 78 miles (126 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as $34 (€31) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from London Stansted Airport to Leicester in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry London Stansted Airport - Leicester train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Train information from London Stansted Airport to Leicester with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 48 min
  • Average Price: $34
  • CrossCountry frequency: 9 a day

Are you making plans to travel to Leicester from London Stansted Airport? Why not take a train with Abellio Greater Anglia? Omio can show you current Abellio Greater Anglia train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on London Stansted Airport to Leicester trains all in one place. On the Abellio Greater Anglia train, you can expect to travel 78 miles (126 km) between London Stansted Airport and Leicester. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from London Stansted Airport to Leicester, you can quickly see if the Abellio Greater Anglia ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Abellio Greater Anglia train from London Stansted Airport to Leicester, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Abellio Greater Anglia from London Stansted Airport to Leicester train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h
  • Abellio Greater Anglia frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from London Stansted Airport to Leicester

Travel by train to Leicester 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 London Stansted Airport to Leicester.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from London Stansted Airport to Leicester to cost as little as $30 (€28)  in the next 7 days.
The London Stansted Airport to Leicester train ticket price is on average $46 (€42)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
The London Stansted Airport to Leicester train distance is approximately 78 miles (126 km).
While the time it takes to travel 78 miles (126 km) to Leicester from London Stansted Airport can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London Stansted Airport to Leicester train journey time is on average 2 h 24 min.
For the route from London Stansted Airport to Leicester you can take a train with Cross Country, East Midlands Railway or Greater Anglia. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from London Stansted Airport to Leicester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
You can take the earliest train from London Stansted Airport to Leicester at 5: 12 AM   or take the last train from London Stansted Airport to Leicester leaving at 9: 30 PM. Look for the latest London Stansted Airport to Leicester train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
You can find trains to Leicester from London Stansted Airport to cost on average $46 (€42) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the London Stansted Airport to Leicester train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Trains arriving to Leicester

Distance from Leicester to city center
Distance from Leicester to city center
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

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language