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Train Information to Leicester from Watford

distanceDistance74 miles (120 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day

Trains from Watford to Leicester cover the 74 miles (120 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 6 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £46, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £31. Travellers depart most frequently from Watford Junction and arrive in Leicester.

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Trains from Watford to Leicester
Travel by train to Leicester 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 Watford to Leicester.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train between Watford and Leicester?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Leicester from Watford for the next 7 days starting from £31  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Watford to Leicester on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Watford and Leicester is £46  one way.
What is the distance by train from Watford to Leicester?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Leicester from Watford via train to be approximately 74 miles (120 km).
How long is the train journey to Leicester from Watford?
The train time to Leicester from Watford is on average 2 h 6 min  for the 74 miles (120 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Watford and Leicester by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Watford to Leicester, which train station in Watford do I depart from and which train station in Leicester do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Watford Junction   to Leicester   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Watford? Where is the train station in Leicester?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Watford Junction, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Leicester, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

How many train services per day are there between Watford and Leicester?
On average, there are 50 trains a day from Watford to Leicester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first train from Watford to Leicester? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first train from Watford to Leicester leaves at 06: 59   and the last train for this leaves at 08: 37. Omio shows you the latest train from Watford to Leicester timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How early should I book train tickets between Watford and Leicester to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket to Leicester from Watford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £46 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Watford and Leicester are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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