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Journey details

Best price 10 £
Journey duration 1 h 3 min
Connections per day 37
First departure: 06:00
Last departure: 23:37
Distance 86km

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

Virail helps you to find the best train ticket from Sheffield to Leicester. You can compare many different offers at the same time, all you need to do is to enter the date of your trip and we will find all the possibilities for you. On our platform you can also filter the results by departure and arrival time, number of changes, duration, price and you can also decide if you want a one-way or a round-trip ticket. Once you chose the best option for you, we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website and you will be able to book your ticket. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. We help more than 60 million users yearly to find the best option for their trip. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and makes it possible to find the perfect travel solution, regardless of your needs.

Which companies travel from Sheffield to Leicester by train?

Among all virail partners, you will also be able to travel with Nationalrail, serving the train route between Sheffield 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.

What is the price of train tickets from Sheffield to Leicester?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Leicester for 10,30 £. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Leicester cost on average 24,05 £.

Trains from Sheffield to Leicester


If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.

When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

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

Trains leave Sheffield from Sheffield [ SHF ] and arrive at Leicester [ LEI ].

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

The first train to Leicester leaves at 06:01, whereas the last one at 15:01. On average, the journey lasts 59 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Leicester in 54 minutes.

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