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Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
05:472h01
Leicester station (LEI)
07:48East Croydon (ECR)
£1301One-way
1 change
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
05:132h05
Leicester station (LEI)
07:18East Croydon (ECR)
£1301One-way
1 change

Train timetableLeicester to Croydon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
East Midlands Railway
05:132h05
Leicester station (LEI)
07:18East Croydon (ECR)
1 change
East Midlands Railway
05:472h01
Leicester station (LEI)
07:48East Croydon (ECR)
1 change

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Train times from Leicester to Croydon

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 1 m

Average

2 h 3 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

156 km

To travel from Leicester to Croydon you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
East Midlands Railway
05:472h01
Leicester station (LEI)
07:48East Croydon (ECR)
£1301One-way
1 change
East Midlands Railway
05:132h05
Leicester station (LEI)
07:18East Croydon (ECR)
£1301One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Leicester to Croydon

distanceDistance97 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£83 (€94)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains or Thameslink

Trains from Leicester to Croydon cover the 97 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 50 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £83, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in East Croydon.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains and Thameslink trains Leicester to Croydon

Buy your official East Midlands Trains and Thameslink train tickets from Leicester to Croydon from £85 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular 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.

    FAQs: Leicester to Croydon train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Leicester to Croydon 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 Croydon.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Croydon can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leicester to Croydon is £83; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time from Leicester to Croydon is on average 1 h 50 min   for the 97 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Leicester and Croydon by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Leicester to Croydon leaves at 04: 47. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Leicester to Croydon leaves at 22: 52.
    There are 50 trains a day from Leicester to Croydon which require at least one change with East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Croydon. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Leicester to Croydon.
    For the journey from Leicester to Croydon you can take a train with East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Croydon from Leicester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 52.

    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 East Croydon, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

    A day trip to Croydon from Leicester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 50 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Leicester to Croydon is November.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Leicester and Croydon including taking a coach or train.

    Important Stations and Airports in Leicester and Croydon

    Leicester
    Croydon
    Leicester is the most popular Leicester railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Leicester for your journey to Croydon.
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    +44 8457125678
    Public transport options for Leicester
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Coaches leave from the Station front

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