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Journey details

Best price 34 £
Journey duration 6 h 30 min
Connections per day 87
First departure: 12:20
Last departure: 19:50
Distance 392km

Virail finds for you the best train offers from Leicester to Edinburgh

Finding the perfect train connection from Leicester to Edinburgh has never been so easy: thanks to virail, you will be able to compare hundreds of offers at the same time just by inserting the date of your trip. Through the price and departure filters, you will have the possibility to restrict the results and find the perfect solution. You can also specify if you need a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. The booking takes place on the provider's website, to which you will be automatically redirected. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. Virail helps more than 60 million users to make the best choice for their trip every year. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies travel from Leicester to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh offered by CrossCountry and East Midlands Railway.

How much is the cheapest train ticket from Leicester to Edinburgh?

On average, train tickets from Leicester to Edinburgh cost 100,35 £, but if you can book in advance, or choose less popular dates and times, you could find cheap train tickets from 33,70 £.

Trains from Leicester to Edinburgh


For short distances like between Leicester and Edinburgh, 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.

Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Leicester to Edinburgh?

The trains to Edinburgh will leave from Leicester and will arrive at Edinburgh Park or Edinburgh.

How long will it take you from Leicester to Edinburgh by train and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 6 hours and 18 minutes to get to Edinburgh by train, but you will need 6 hours with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 12:10, whereas the last one leaves Leicester at 12:10.

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