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Journey details

Best price 7.44£
Journey duration 53 min
Connections per day 35
First departure: 06:18
Last departure: 22:56
Distance 55km

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Virail makes every journey easier: the only thing you will have to do is to specify the date of your journey from Leicester to Birmingham. Afterwards, you will be able to find the perfect option for your trip by filtering and sorting the results by price and departure. You can choose either a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. Virail will also automatically redirect you to the provider's website to complete your booking. Virail is a travel search engine with customers in more than 30 countries. Every year we help more than 60 million people to find the perfect solution for their journey. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and lets you find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies travel from Leicester to Birmingham by train?

Virail finds offers from lots of rail companies in Europe and in the rest of the world. For example, it shows you the possible train connections from Leicester to Birmingham offered by Nationalrail.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Birmingham?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Leicester to Birmingham for 9,60 £. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Birmingham cost on average 15,00 £.

Trains from Leicester to Birmingham


Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.

For short distances like between Leicester and Birmingham, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.

What are the departure and arrival stations in Leicester and Birmingham?

You can take the train to Birmingham at Leicester [ LEI ], which arrives at Birmingham New Street [ BHM ].

When are the first and last trains from Leicester to Birmingham scheduled?

While the first train to Birmingham leaves at 06:03, the last one is scheduled for 21:03. The average duration of the journey is of 54 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Birmingham in 48 minutes.

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