Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) train

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Compare prices and tickets Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) by train or coach

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Overview: Train from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA)

distanceDistance69 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£44 (€49)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry

Trains from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) cover the 69 miles long route taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £19, but the average price of train tickets is £44. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Manchester Airport.

Train providers: East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express trains Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA)

Buy your official East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail (3) and TransPennine Express train tickets from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) from £148 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains to Manchester Airport (MIA) from Leicester station (LEI). It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

FAQs: Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) 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 Manchester Airport (MIA).
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Cheap train tickets from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) can start from as little as £19 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) is £44; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) train travel time is 2 h 27 min   for the 69 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) leaves at 06: 06. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) leaves at 21: 26.
There are 25 trains a day from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) which require at least one change with Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Manchester Airport (MIA). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA).
For the trip from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) you can take a train with Northern Rail (3), East Midlands Trains, TransPennine Express or CrossCountry. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 26.

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 Manchester Airport, located 9.4 miles (15.1 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Manchester Airport (MIA) from Leicester station (LEI) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 27 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) is April.
You have options as you can travel from Leicester station (LEI) to Manchester Airport (MIA) 2 different ways: 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

Trains arriving to Manchester Airport

Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
Distance from Manchester Airport to city center
9.4 miles (15.1 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 107 2149 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: re Step free access is provided from the Ground Transport Interchange to all platforms via lifts or ramps. This station is staffed for all services. This station is Category A. Station staff can provide assistance from Meeting Point 1 (adjacent to the Station Booking Office) and throughout the railway station, and with boarding and alighting the train. Customers requiring assistance should make themselves known to station staff no less than 20 minutes prior to the departure time of their train. Customers requiring assistance to access other services or to connect with terminals should request this from their airline or Manchester Airport Group. Assistance can be requested in advance by contacting the TransPennine Express Assisted Travel Team on 0800 107 2149 (18001 prefix for TextRelay). Please be aware that some platforms at this station have no or only partial tactile paving on the platform edge. | Accessible public telephones: In the station cafe on platforms 2 and 3 | 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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