The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Leicester to London will cost around £ 67 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 54.
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1 h 3 m
1 h 9 m
Trains per day
Of the 9 trains that leave Leicester for London every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 143 km distance in an average of 1 h 9 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 3 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 23 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||89 miles (143 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 3 min|
|Average train ticket price||£52 (€59)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Railway or Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Leicester to London cover the 89 miles (143 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 3 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Railway or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £24, but the average price of train tickets is £52. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in London Victoria.
Trains from Leicester to London start running just before 5:00 a.m. and the last journey of the day departs at approximately 10:00 p.m. Leicester to London trains leave every 10-20 minutes throughout the day with more frequent departures at peak times in the morning and evening. All train routes are direct between the two cities and the journey takes between 1 and 1.5 hours. Trains from Leicester to London are serviced by East Midlands Trains.
Departure Station: All trains to London depart from Leicester train station which is approximately 1 mile from the centre of the city. There is a taxi rank and several bus stops at the front of the train station for transport from all destinations within the city.
Arrival Station: All arrivals from Leicester stop at London St Pancras Station which is around 3 miles north of central London. Buses, taxis and King's Cross St. Pancras Underground station are just outside for onward travel to any final destination.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Leicester and arriving in London Victoria.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Leicester, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Leicester.
The most popular arrival train station, London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of London.
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