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Best price 0.44 £
Journey duration 1 h 37 min
Connections per day 28
First departure 01:20
Last departure 22:17
Distance 60 km

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Leicester to Peterborough?

The prices for train tickets from Leicester to Peterborough vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Leicester to Peterborough will cost 0.44 £. The average train ticket price is approximately 35.19 £. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Trains from Leicester to Peterborough

How much time will it take to go from Leicester to Peterborough by train?

The journey from Leicester to Peterborough covers a distance of 61. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 37 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 55 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Leicester to Peterborough faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Leicester to Peterborough leave?

The first journey of the night departs from Leicester at 01:20. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 22:17. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Leicester and Peterborough. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Leicester to Peterborough?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Leicester from the following stations: Leicester [ LEI ] and Leicester. Arriving at Peterborough, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Peterborough [ PBO ] and Peterborough. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Peterborough.

How many daily journeys are there from Leicester to Peterborough?

On average, there are 28 daily departures from Leicester to Peterborough. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 39 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Nationalrail, CrossCountry and East Midlands Railway, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 12 departures from Leicester which travel directly to Peterborough. There are 16 journeys with one change or more.