Leicester to Leeds train

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Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cross Country
17:143h00
Leicester
20:14Leeds
£491One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
12:122h42
Leicester
14:54Leeds
£491One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:303h22
Leicester
16:52Leeds
£511One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
12:182h55
Leicester
15:13Leeds
£611One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
19:152h43
Leicester
21:58Leeds
£641One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLeicester to Leeds

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
London North Eastern Railway
12:122h42
Leicester
14:54Leeds
0 changes
Cross Country
17:143h00
Leicester
20:14Leeds
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
12:182h55
Leicester
15:13Leeds
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:303h22
Leicester
16:52Leeds
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
19:152h43
Leicester
21:58Leeds
0 changes

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Train times from Leicester to Leeds

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 42 m

Average

2 h 56 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

132 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Leicester for Leeds every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
12:122h42
Leicester
14:54Leeds
£491One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
19:152h43
Leicester
21:58Leeds
£641One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
12:182h55
Leicester
15:13Leeds
£611One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
17:143h00
Leicester
20:14Leeds
£491One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
13:303h22
Leicester
16:52Leeds
£511One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Leicester to Leeds

distanceDistance81 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price£51 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or East Coast

Trains from Leicester to Leeds cover the 81 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 51 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or East Coast. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £51, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Leeds.

Train companies: CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) trains Leicester to Leeds

For as little as £22 you can travel by train between Leicester and Leeds with CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

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

Leicester to Leeds train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 51 min
  • Cheapest Price: £41

FAQs: Leicester to Leeds train

FAQs: Travel by train from Leicester to Leeds 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 Leeds.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Leeds can start from as little as £22 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leicester to Leeds is £51; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Leicester to Leeds is 1 h 51 min   to travel the 81 mile long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leicester to Leeds leaves at 05: 15. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leicester to Leeds leaves at 21: 16.
There are 25 trains a day from Leicester to Leeds which require at least one change with CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Leeds. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Leicester to Leeds.
When taking a train from Leicester to Leeds, you can count on CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) or East Coast for the best way to get you to Leeds. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Leicester and Leeds and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 16.

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 Leeds, located 0.2 miles (369 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Leeds from Leicester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 51 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Leicester to Leeds by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Leicester and Leeds including taking a train or coach.

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