Bristol to Leicester train

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Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 15 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bristol to Leicester is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
13:003h11
Bristol
16:11Leicester
£461One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:002h51
Bristol
10:51Leicester
£461One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:352h35
Bristol
10:10Leicester
£531One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
14:352h35
Bristol
17:10Leicester
£561One-way
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:383h27
Bristol
13:05Leicester
£601One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBristol to Leicester

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 15 June
Cross Country
08:002h51
Bristol
10:51Leicester
0 changes
Cross Country
08:352h35
Bristol
11:10Leicester
0 changes
Cross Country
07:352h35
Bristol
10:10Leicester
0 changes
Great Western Railway
09:383h27
Bristol
13:05Leicester
0 changes
Cross Country
13:003h11
Bristol
16:11Leicester
0 changes

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Train times from Bristol to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 15 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

2 h 52 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

165 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Bristol for Leicester every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:352h35
Bristol
11:10Leicester
£1011One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:352h35
Bristol
10:10Leicester
£531One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
14:352h35
Bristol
17:10Leicester
£561One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:002h51
Bristol
10:51Leicester
£461One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
13:003h11
Bristol
16:11Leicester
£461One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Bristol to Leicester

distanceDistance102 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price£62 (€70)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Great Western Rail

Trains from Bristol to Leicester cover the 102 miles long route taking on average 2 h 35 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £62, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Leicester.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Great Western Rail trains Bristol to Leicester

For as little as £38 you can travel by train to Leicester from Bristol with CrossCountry and Great Western Rail. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Leicester from Bristol you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Train information from Bristol to Leicester with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 50 min
  • Cheapest Price: £38
  • CrossCountry frequency: 14 a day

FAQs: Bristol to Leicester train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol to Leicester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Leicester.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Leicester can start from as little as £34 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol to Leicester is £62; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bristol to Leicester train travel time is 2 h 35 min   for the 102 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol to Leicester leaves at 05: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol to Leicester leaves at 20: 35.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Bristol to Leicester without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There is 1 direct train from Bristol to Leicester each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Bristol to Leicester train with CrossCountry or Great Western Rail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Leicester from Bristol as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 35.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Leicester, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Leicester from Bristol is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 35 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Bristol to Leicester is May.
You have options as you can travel to Leicester from Bristol 2 different ways: train or coach.

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