Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) train

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Cheap train tickets from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI)

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

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

Cross Country
14:421h09
Rugby station (RUG)
15:51Leicester station (LEI)
£201One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:421h08
Rugby station (RUG)
12:50Leicester station (LEI)
£211One-way
0 changes

Train timetableRugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 27 May
Cross Country
14:421h09
Rugby station (RUG)
15:51Leicester station (LEI)
0 changes
Cross Country
11:421h08
Rugby station (RUG)
12:50Leicester station (LEI)
0 changes

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Train times from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI)

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 8 m

Average

1 h 8 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

29 km

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

Cross Country
11:421h08
Rugby station (RUG)
12:50Leicester station (LEI)
£211One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
14:421h09
Rugby station (RUG)
15:51Leicester station (LEI)
£201One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI)

distanceDistance18 miles
durationAverage train duration46 min
priceAverage train ticket price£20 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or Virgin Trains

Trains from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) cover the 18 miles long trip taking on average 46 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £20, but the average price of train tickets is £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Rugby and arrive in Leicester.

Train companies: CrossCountry, West Midland Trains and Virgin Trains trains Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI)

Buy your official CrossCountry, West Midland Trains and Virgin Trains train tickets from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) from £92 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains to Leicester station (LEI) from Rugby station (RUG). They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

FAQs: Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) 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 Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI).
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Cheap train tickets from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) can start from as little as £20 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) is £20; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) train time is 46 min   covering the 18 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) leaves at 06: 25. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) leaves at 19: 42.
There is 1 train a day from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) which require at least one change with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with CrossCountry or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Leicester station (LEI) from Rugby station (RUG) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 42.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rugby, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Leicester, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Rugby station (RUG) to Leicester station (LEI) is February.
You have options as you can travel between Rugby station (RUG) and Leicester station (LEI) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Rugby

Distance from Rugby to city center
Distance from Rugby to city center
1.7 miles (2.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station, out towards the right hand side near to the short stay car park by the bus garage.
Amenities at station
Taxi
Taxi
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform Steep ramp from entrance to platforms, staff are available to help. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible ticket machines: There are no 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 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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