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Journey details

Best price 20.66£
Journey duration 1 h 10 min
Connections per day 66
First departure: 00:15
Last departure: 23:08
Distance 144km

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Finding the perfect train connection from London to Leicester 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 rail companies offer connections by train from London to Leicester?

Among all our partners, you will also find Nationalrail, providing the train connections between London and Leicester.

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.

How much are the train tickets from London to Leicester?

Booking in advance really allows you to save some money: in fact, you can get cheap train tickets from London to Leicester also for only 23,00 £, while the average price is 54,75 £.

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Trains from London to Leicester


For short distances like between London and Leicester, 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 London to Leicester?

The trains to Leicester leave London from London St Pancras International [ STP ] and arrive in Leicester [ LEI ].

How long to you need to get to Leicester by train?

With the fastest connections you will be in Leicester in 1 hour and 7 minutes, but on average it takes 1 hour and 26 minutes. The first train headed to Leicester is at 00:10, while the last one leaves London at 22:10.

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