Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) train

Thu, 30 May
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Cheap train tickets from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Cheapest

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

East Midlands Railway
05:561h02
Sheffield station (SHF)
06:58Leicester station (LEI)
£131One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
17:011h04
Sheffield station (SHF)
18:05Leicester station (LEI)
£381One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 30 May
East Midlands Railway
05:561h02
Sheffield station (SHF)
06:58Leicester station (LEI)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
17:011h04
Sheffield station (SHF)
18:05Leicester station (LEI)
0 changes

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Train times from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI)

Showing times and prices for 30 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 2 m

Average

1 h 3 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

86 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Sheffield station (SHF) 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.

East Midlands Railway
05:561h02
Sheffield station (SHF)
06:58Leicester station (LEI)
£131One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
17:011h04
Sheffield station (SHF)
18:05Leicester station (LEI)
£381One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI)

distanceDistance53 miles
durationAverage train duration52 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) cover the 53 miles long trip taking on average 52 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Leicester.

FAQs: Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Sheffield station (SHF) 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 Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) is £21; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) train time is 52 min   covering the 53 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) leaves at 05: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) leaves at 21: 34.
There are 16 trains a day from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) which require at least one change with East Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Leicester station (LEI). Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI).
For the trip from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) you can take a train with East Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Leicester station (LEI) from Sheffield station (SHF) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 34.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Sheffield, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 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 to travel from Sheffield station (SHF) to Leicester station (LEI) by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Leicester station (LEI) from Sheffield station (SHF) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Sheffield

Distance from Sheffield to city center
Distance from Sheffield to city center
0.7 miles (1.2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E5 or E6 in the Bus station.
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Hertz
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 concourse and ticket hall. There are lifts available to all platforms. This station has tactile paving at the edge of each platform. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | 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 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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