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Cheap train tickets from Crawley to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr


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

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Train times from Crawley to Leicester

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m


2 h 30 m

Trains per day



182 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Crawley for Leicester every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Crawley to Leicester

distanceDistance112 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£84 (€92)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersThameslink or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Crawley to Leicester cover the 112 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 26 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £84, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £30. Travellers depart most frequently from Crawley and arrive in Leicester.

Train providers: Thameslink and East Midlands Trains trains Crawley to Leicester

Find the best trains between Crawley and Leicester with Omio's travel partners Thameslink and East Midlands Trains from £30. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

Train information from Crawley to Leicester with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 26 min
  • Cheapest Price: £30
  • Thameslink frequency: 25 a day

FAQs: Crawley to Leicester train

FAQs: Travel by train from Crawley 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 Crawley to Leicester.
Cheap train tickets from Crawley to Leicester can start from as little as £30 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Crawley to Leicester is £84; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Crawley and Leicester is on average 2 h 26 min   for the 112 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Leicester from Crawley by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Crawley to Leicester leaves at 05: 38. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Crawley to Leicester leaves at 12: 38.
There are 25 trains a day from Crawley to Leicester which require at least one change with Thameslink or East Midlands Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Leicester. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Crawley to Leicester.
Take the Crawley to Leicester train with Thameslink or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Crawley to Leicester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Crawley, which is located around 0.2 miles (283 m) 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.

The cheapest month for a train from Crawley to Leicester is December.
You have options as you can travel from Crawley to Leicester 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Crawley and Leicester

The major railway station for departures from Crawley is Crawley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Crawley for your trip between Crawley and Leicester.
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