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Best price £ 25
Journey duration 1 h 27 min
Connections per day 49
First departure 07:15
Last departure 23:18
Distance 60.3 mi

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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 Luton 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 much does it cost to get from Luton to Leicester by train?

On average, a train ticket from Luton to Leicester will cost you £ 40.55. 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 £ 25. 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.

Trains from Luton to Leicester

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

The journey from Luton to Leicester covers a distance of 60.9 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 27 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 54 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 Luton to Leicester faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

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

The first daily departure from Luton to Leicester leaves at 07:15, while the last journey of the day sets out at 23:18. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Luton and Leicester. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Luton to Leicester route?

You can depart from Luton at stations such as Luton Airport Parkway [ LTN ] and Luton. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Leicester at the following stations: Leicester [ LEI ] and Leicester. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Luton and Leicester. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Luton to Leicester are there every day?

If you want to get from Luton to Leicester, you can travel with providers such as Nationalrail and East Midlands Railway. You will find a maximum number of 52 departures per day. On average, there are 49 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 7 direct journeys between Luton and Leicester. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 42 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.