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Trains London to Leicester: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from London to Leicester. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

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

On average, a train ticket from London to Leicester will cost you £ 44,284.92. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as £ 24. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

London to Leicester by train

Best price £ 44,000
Journey duration 1 h 7 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 12:32
Last departure 13:43
Distance 89.5 mi

Ticket price London - Leicester every day

 
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£ 32.82
Tomorrow
£ 44,000
£ 3.18
In 2 days
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£ 4.09
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Route Summary by Train

Connections
14
Carriers
5
Minimum price
£ 24
Maximum price
£ 52,932.75

London - Leicester

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Cheapest tickets for

By Train

£ 44,000

Date
Saturday, January 22nd 2022
East Midlands Railway-logo
London St Pancras International - Leicester
12:32 - 13:36
East Midlands Railway
1h 4min
CO2: 5.18kg
By Bus

£ 4.09

Date
Sunday, January 30th 2022
FlixBus-logo
London Victoria Coach Station - Leicester
16:00 - 18:45
FlixBus
2h 45min
CO2: 4.61kg
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway-logo
East Midlands Railway
direct
Duration: 1 h 4 min
London St Pancras International - Leicester
12:32 - 13:36
£ 44,000
East Midlands Railway-logo
East Midlands Railway
direct
Duration: 1 h 11 min
Leicester - London St Pancras International
13:43 - 14:54
£ 44,000

How long will it take me to travel from London to Leicester by train?

The journey between London and Leicester runs for about 89.5 mi and usually takes approximately 58 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 min. If you are trying to get from London to Leicester as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

At what time of the day can I travel from London to Leicester?

The first journey of the day departs from London at 07:23. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 13:43. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between London and Leicester. 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.

When traveling from London to Leicester by train, which stations can I use?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between London and Leicester. You can start your journey in London at stations such as London St Pancras International [ STP ], London St Pancras International, Walthamstow Central, Chingford, Camden Road, Londýn St Pancras International, Wood Street, London, Highams Park Station (stop Eb), Highbury & Islington and Kentish Town West. These connect to stations including Leicester [ LEI ], Leicester, London St Pancras International, Walthamstow Central, Highbury & Islington, Kentish Town West, Camden Road, Chingford, Wood Street and London, Highams Park Station (stop Eb) in Leicester. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from London to Leicester.

How many times a day do departures from London leave for Leicester?

If you want to get from London to Leicester, you can travel with providers such as Nationalrail, East Midlands Railway, Thameslink, London Overground and Tube. You will find a maximum number of 154 departures per day. On average, there are 8 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 8 direct journeys between London and Leicester. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.

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