Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

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Cheap train tickets from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
20:200h56
Leicester station (LEI)
21:16Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£51One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
22:260h56
Leicester station (LEI)
23:22Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£81One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
12:180h57
Leicester station (LEI)
13:15Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£91One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
06:480h58
Leicester station (LEI)
07:46Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£171One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:070h52
Leicester station (LEI)
07:59Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£171One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLeicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 21 May
Cross Country
20:500h48
Leicester station (LEI)
21:38Birmingham New Street (BHM)
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Cross Country
21:180h56
Leicester station (LEI)
22:14Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:180h57
Leicester station (LEI)
09:15Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
07:070h52
Leicester station (LEI)
07:59Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
22:260h56
Leicester station (LEI)
23:22Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes

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Train times from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

48 m

Average

55 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

55 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Leicester station (LEI) for Birmingham New Street (BHM) every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
20:500h48
Leicester station (LEI)
21:38Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£201One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:070h52
Leicester station (LEI)
07:59Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£171One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
21:180h56
Leicester station (LEI)
22:14Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£201One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
22:260h56
Leicester station (LEI)
23:22Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£81One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
07:220h56
Leicester station (LEI)
08:18Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£181One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

distanceDistance34 miles
durationAverage train duration48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£13 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry

Trains from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) cover the 34 miles long route taking on average 48 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £13, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM)

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from Leicester station (LEI) from £11 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

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Train information from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: £11
  • CrossCountry frequency: 13 a day

FAQs: Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) 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 Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) can start from as little as £4 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) is £13; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) train time is 48 min   covering the 34 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 06: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) leaves at 22: 56.
There are 25 trains a day from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) which require at least one change with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) you can take a train with CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Leicester station (LEI) and Birmingham New Street (BHM) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 56.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Leicester, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Leicester station (LEI) to Birmingham New Street (BHM) by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Birmingham New Street (BHM) from Leicester station (LEI) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Leicester

Distance from Leicester to city center
Distance from Leicester to city center
1.2 miles (1.9 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Coaches leave from the Station front
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 08000 11 33 23 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category An access station. There is step free access to the main entrance and lifts to all platforms. Customers with wheelchairs who require assistance on graduated slopes should press the ticket gate'assistance' button located at the bottom of the stairs near the self service ticket machines. To ensure availability of staff to assist, it is imperative that customers book assistance in advance. This station has tactile paving at the edge of all platforms and at the bottom of all staircases. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Birmingham New Street

Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
Distance from Birmingham New Street to city center
1.7 miles (2.7 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Birmingham International Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
You can take a direct train for 10 minutes from the station to the airport with Avanti West Coast, West Midlands or CrossCountry.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available from Sky Wi-Fi The Cloud.
ATM
ATM
ATM machines are located on the paid concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis drop off with the'drop & go' in the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). For more information visit Traintaxi | Accessible taxis: Taxis drop off within the'drop & go' off the Hill Street entrance. The taxi rank is on Navigation Street (Stephenson Street / Victoria Square exit). All taxis are accessible with manual wheelchairs, most are accessible with electric wheelchairs. For more information visit Traintaxi
Lockers
Lockers
You can leave bags with Excess Baggage Co inside the entrance off Hill Street.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Boots located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier Camden Food located beyond the ticket barrier Costa located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 5b escalator Funky Pigeon located beyond the ticket barrier between Platform escalators 9-10 M& S Food located on the main concourse Mi Casa Burritos located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 9 escalator The Pasty Shop located beyond the ticket barrier next to Platform 7 escalator W H Smith located on the main concourse, before the ticket barrier
Dining
Dining
All Bar One | Leon | Caffè Nero | Five Guys | Krispy Kreme | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Wasabi | Starbucks | Hotel Chocolat
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | British Rental Car
Information Desk
Information Desk
In the middle of the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Step-free access in the whole station and ramps available for train access. All platforms have elevators and escalators.

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