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5 trains from$ 127
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58 trains from$ 33
Fri, Mar 29
5 trains from$ 64

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Bus
Flight
Fri
Mar 22
$ 127East Midlands Trains
$ 10National Express
$ 376Aurigny Air Services
Sat
Mar 23
$ 33East Midlands Trains
$ 11National Express
$ 322Aurigny Air Services
Sun
Mar 24
$ 37East Midlands Trains
$ 10National Express
$ 376Aurigny Air Services
Mon
Mar 25
$ 37East Midlands Trains
$ 11National Express
$ 376Aurigny Air Services
Tue
Mar 26
$ 33East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 395Aurigny Air Services
Wed
Mar 27
$ 33East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 379Aurigny Air Services
Thu
Mar 28
$ 33East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 396Aurigny Air Services
Fri
Mar 29
$ 64East Midlands Trains
$ 10National Express
$ 376Aurigny Air Services
Sat
Mar 30
$ 43East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 336Aurigny Air Services
Sun
Mar 31
$ 33East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 364Aurigny Air Services
Mon
Apr 1
$ 33East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 367Aurigny Air Services
Tue
Apr 2
$ 28East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 407Aurigny Air Services
Wed
Apr 3
$ 28East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 279Aurigny Air Services
Thu
Apr 4
$ 28East Midlands Trains
$ 10National Express
$ 272Aurigny Air Services
Fri
Apr 5
$ 33East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 382Aurigny Air Services
Sat
Apr 6
$ 37East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 286Aurigny Air Services
Sun
Apr 7
$ 28East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 272Aurigny Air Services
Mon
Apr 8
$ 28East Midlands Trains
$ 10National Express
$ 262Aurigny Air Services
Tue
Apr 9
$ 28East Midlands Trains
$ 10National Express
$ 289Aurigny Air Services
Wed
Apr 10
$ 23East Midlands Trains
$ 9National Express
$ 277Aurigny Air Services
Thu
Apr 11
$ 28East Midlands Trains
$ 10National Express
$ 329Aurigny Air Services
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Journey Summary

London to Leicester Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
1 hours 16 minutes
Train Ticket Price:$ 62
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Leicester
Distance:143 Kms
TrainTrain Companies:Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Railway

Trains from London to Leicester: Journey Details

Leicester is a cosmopolitan city with a rich history and notable attractions that include the National Space Center, with its interactive galleries, and the heritage steam trains of the Great Central Railway. Visitors with a fondness for Indian cuisine will find some of the best curry restaurants in the UK in Leicester.

Which train companies go from London to Leicester?

East Midlands Trains provide a direct service from from London St. Pancras to Leicester.

How often are trains from London to Leicester

From early morning there are approximately 4 trains an hour departing from London to Leicester with services slow down in the evening. Sunday schedule features a slightly reduced service with no early morning departures. Weekday off-peak fares are available on departures from 9:15 a.m. onwards.

How long is the train from London to Leicester

Most direct trains from London to Leicester usually take from 1 hour to 1 hour and 25 minutes, apart from late evening services which take over 2 hours.

When are the first and last trains of the day from London to Leicester?

The first direct train from London to Leicester is at 5:56 a.m and the last direct from London to Leicester train leaves at 23:15 a.m.

Where do trains from London to Leicester depart from and arrive to?

Trains from London to Leicester depart from St. Pancras station, located on the northern side of the city center. There are Underground services at Kings Cross St. Pancras Tube station offering connections to 6 tube lines. Bus stops on Pancras Road, Euston Road and Midland Road provide routes around the city and some night services. Taxis are available from the rank close to the Eurostar entrance on Midland Road.

Trains from London to Leicester arrive at the city's main station located on the south-eastern side of the center. There are bus stops immediately outside the station and close by on Station Street. Services include regular connections to the city center, Leicester North station and the Haymarket and St. Margaret's bus stations. Taxis are available from a rank by the station's main entrance.

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Best fares for trains from London to Leicester

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Sat, Mar 23
Train
East Midlands Trains
05:481h 22m07:10
LondonLeicester
Fastest Trains from London to Leicester
Mon, Mar 25
Train
East Midlands Trains
11:311h 3m12:34
LondonLeicester
Tue, Mar 26
Train
East Midlands Trains
12:311h 3m13:34
LondonLeicester
Wed, Mar 27
Train
East Midlands Trains
11:311h 3m12:34
LondonLeicester
Return Train Tickets for Leicester to London
Sat, Mar 23
Train
East Midlands Trains
05:531h 29m07:22
LeicesterLondon
Sun, Mar 24
Train
East Midlands Trains
08:551h 47m10:42
LeicesterLondon
Mon, Mar 25
Train
East Midlands Trains
19:131h 12m20:25
LeicesterLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Leicester
TrainLondon Bridge

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TrainLondon Charing Cross

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TrainLondon Euston

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TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

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Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

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