Leicester to Scarborough train

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Overview: Train from Leicester to Scarborough

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price£74 (€83)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail

Trains from Leicester to Scarborough cover the 117 miles (188 km) long route taking on average 3 h 58 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £74, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £67. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Scarborough.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Leicester to Scarborough

Find the best trains to Scarborough from Leicester with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £67. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.


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

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry between Leicester and Scarborough for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Leicester to Scarborough train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Leicester - Scarborough trip and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance between Leicester and Scarborough by train is 117 miles (188 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as £88 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets to Scarborough from Leicester in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry Leicester - Scarborough train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

  • Average Price: £88

Travel Tips: Trains from Leicester to Scarborough

Travel by train to Scarborough 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 Scarborough.
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Scarborough from Leicester for as low as £67  for the next 7 days.
The Leicester to Scarborough train ticket price is on average £74  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 117 miles (188 km)  between Leicester and Scarborough by train.
On average the train from Leicester to Scarborough duration is 3 h 58 min  for the 117 miles (188 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Leicester   and arrive in Scarborough.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Leicester, located approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre of Leicester. The most popular arrival train station in Scarborough, called Scarborough, is located around 0.1 miles (66 m) away from its city centre.

When taking a train from Leicester to Scarborough, you can count on Northern Rail for the best way to get you to Scarborough. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Leicester to Scarborough and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Leicester to Scarborough. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Leicester to Scarborough leaves at 07: 10. The last train departing from Leicester to Scarborough leaves at 09: 09. You can find the latest Leicester to Scarborough train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase Leicester to Scarborough train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £74. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Leicester and Scarborough. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Leicester is Leicester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leicester for your trip from Leicester to Scarborough.

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