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Overview: Train from Leicester to Canterbury

distanceDistance133 miles (214 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day

Trains from Leicester to Canterbury cover the 133 miles (214 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £40, but the average price of train tickets is £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Canterbury West.

Travel Tips: Trains from Leicester to Canterbury

Travel by train to Canterbury 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 to Canterbury.

What is the cost of cheap trains from Leicester to Canterbury?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Leicester to Canterbury to cost as little as £40  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Leicester to Canterbury?

The Leicester to Canterbury train ticket price is on average £40  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.

What is the distance between Leicester and Canterbury via train?

The Leicester to Canterbury train distance is approximately 133 miles (214 km).

How long is the train journey between Leicester and Canterbury?

The Leicester to Canterbury train duration is on average 2 h 23 min, which is to be expected when travelling 133 miles (214 km) from Leicester to Canterbury. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Leicester to Canterbury, which train station in Leicester do I depart from and which train station in Canterbury do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Leicester   to Canterbury West.

Where is the train station in Leicester? Where is the train station in Canterbury?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Leicester, located approximately 0.6 miles (945 m) from the city centre of Leicester. The most popular arrival train station in Canterbury, called Canterbury West, is located around 0.4 miles (616 m) away from its city centre.

How many train services are there from Leicester to Canterbury a day?

On average, there are 12 trains a day from Leicester to Canterbury. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Leicester to Canterbury? When is the last train from Leicester to Canterbury?

The first train from Leicester to Canterbury leaves at 11: 43   and the last train for this leaves at 12: 43. Omio shows you the latest train from Leicester to Canterbury timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets between Leicester and Canterbury for the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket to Canterbury from Leicester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £40 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Leicester to Canterbury are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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