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Cheap train tickets from Oxford to Leicester

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

$75

Average

$82

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.

The average ticket from Oxford to Leicester will cost around $ 82 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 75.

Cheapest
08:39AMOxford2h33 11:12AMLeicester
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$751One-way
09:39AMOxford2h31 12:10PMLeicester
2 changes
$761One-way
09:39AMOxford2h31 12:10PMLeicester
1 changes
$951One-way

Train schedule from Oxford to Leicester

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08:39AMOxford2h33 11:12AMLeicester
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09:39AMOxford2h31 12:10PMLeicester
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09:39AMOxford2h31 12:10PMLeicester
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Mon
May 23
$75Cross Country
$21National Express
Tue
May 24
$38Cross Country
$17National Express
Wed
May 25
$38Cross Country
$18National Express
Thu
May 26
$39Cross Country
$20National Express

Fastest train times from Oxford to Leicester

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

2 h 31 m

Average

2 h 31 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

99 km

It's difficult to get from Oxford to Leicester without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:39AMOxford2h31 12:10PMLeicester
2 changes
$761One-way
Fastest
09:39AMOxford2h31 12:10PMLeicester
1 changes
$951One-way
08:39AMOxford2h33 11:12AMLeicester
1 changes
$751One-way

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Overview: Train from Oxford to Leicester

distanceDistance61 miles (98 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€43)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or Chiltern Railways

Trains from Oxford to Leicester cover the 61 miles (98 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 31 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or Chiltern Railways. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $38 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $48 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Oxford and arrive in Leicester.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways from Oxford to Leicester trains

You can travel by train to Leicester from Oxford with CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways for as low as $38 (€34). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry
Chiltern Railways

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

Book your CrossCountry Oxford to Leicester train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Oxford to Leicester routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance to Leicester from Oxford is 61 miles (98 km), and the best price for a one-way Oxford - Leicester CrossCountry train ticket starts at $38 (€34) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Oxford to Leicester train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 43 min
  • Average Price: $38
  • CrossCountry frequency: 12 a day

Please follow the recommendations outlined by CrossCountry when booking your train tickets between Oxford and Leicester due to the coronavirus:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Oxford 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 Oxford to Leicester.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets to Leicester from Oxford cost?

Train tickets to Leicester from Oxford for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $38 (€34)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket to Leicester from Oxford?

The Oxford to Leicester train ticket price is on average $48 (€43)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is Leicester from Oxford by train?

The Oxford to Leicester train distance is approximately 61 miles (98 km).

What is the Oxford to Leicester train travel time?

While the time it takes to travel 61 miles (98 km) to Leicester from Oxford can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Oxford to Leicester train journey time is on average 2 h 31 min.

What train station in Oxford goes to Leicester? What train station do I come into Leicester from Oxford?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Oxford   to Leicester.

Where is the train station in Oxford? Where is the train station in Leicester?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Oxford, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Leicester, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center.

Which train providers can get me from Oxford to Leicester?

Take the Oxford to Leicester train with Cross Country or Chiltern Railways. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Oxford to Leicester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services per day are there to Leicester from Oxford?

On average, there are 12 trains a day from Oxford to Leicester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What time is the earliest train from Oxford to Leicester? What time is the last train from Oxford to Leicester?

You can take the earliest train from Oxford to Leicester at 7: 25 AM   or take the last train from Oxford to Leicester leaving at 2: 39 PM. Look for the latest Oxford to Leicester train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Oxford to Leicester to get the best deals?

If you book the Oxford to Leicester train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $48 (€43). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Oxford to Leicester. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Oxford
Leicester
The major railway station for departures from Oxford is Oxford. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Oxford for your journey between Oxford and Leicester.