Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) train

Fri, 31 May
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Cheap train tickets from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
09:142h27
Leicester station (LEI)
11:41London Stansted Airport (STN)
£731One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:132h28
Leicester station (LEI)
13:41London Stansted Airport (STN)
£751One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLeicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 31 May
Cross Country
09:142h27
Leicester station (LEI)
11:41London Stansted Airport (STN)
0 changes
Cross Country
11:132h28
Leicester station (LEI)
13:41London Stansted Airport (STN)
0 changes

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Train times from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

Showing times and prices for 31 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 27 m

Average

2 h 27 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

125 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Leicester station (LEI) for London Stansted Airport (STN) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
09:142h27
Leicester station (LEI)
11:41London Stansted Airport (STN)
£731One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:132h28
Leicester station (LEI)
13:41London Stansted Airport (STN)
£751One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

distanceDistance78 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) cover the 78 miles long route taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £53, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £31.

Train providers: CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains trains Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN)

CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains trains will get you between Leicester station (LEI) and London Stansted Airport (STN) from £42. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

Train information from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 28 min
  • Cheapest Price: £42

FAQs: Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) 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 London Stansted Airport (STN).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) can start from as little as £31 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is £53; 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 station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is on average 2 h 23 min   for the 78 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to London Stansted Airport (STN) from Leicester station (LEI) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 07: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) leaves at 15: 12.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) without having to change trains with CrossCountry. There are 9 direct trains from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to London Stansted Airport (STN). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN).
Take the Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) train with CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to London Stansted Airport (STN) from Leicester station (LEI) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
A trip to London Stansted Airport (STN) from Leicester station (LEI) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 23 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Leicester station (LEI) to London Stansted Airport (STN) is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London Stansted Airport (STN) 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

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