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Leicester to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration1h 21m
Trains arrive inLondon
Trains depart fromLeicester
Train Ticket Price£ 29.85
Distance143 km
Train Companies
  • East Midlands Trains

Overview: Trains from Leicester to London

Trains from Leicester to London run frequently throughout the day, with the first to depart at 04:44 and the final leaving at 21:33. With up to 4 trains leaving every hour, the connection is direct and takes approximately one hour and a half. On Saturdays, the service runs between 04:15 and 20:36, and on Sundays between 07:20 and 21:53, with morning journeys taking closer to two hours. All trains between these two stations are super-off peak.


Which train companies go from Leicester to London?

East Midlands Trains are the main operators running from Leicester to London.

How long is the train from Leicester to London?

Trains from Leicester to London take roughly an hour and a half.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Leicester to London?

The first direct train from Leicester to London is at 4:41 a.m and the last Leicester to London train leaves at 9.58 p.m.

Where do trains from Leicester to London depart from and arrive to?

Leicester railway station is located close to the city centre and you can walk from the city centre to the station in under fifteen minutes. A bus journey from Charles Street in the city centre to the railway station will only take three minutes, with services running every ten minutes until late seven days a week. Alternatively, a taxi journey from the city centre to Leicester railway station will take around the same amount of time.

Trains from Leicester to London arrive at London St. Pancras Station, which is located on Euston Road in Camden. The nearby tube station, King's Cross underground station, services many areas of London via the Northern Line. Tube services run frequently Monday through Sunday, with services leaving King's Cross underground station at least every five minutes until late.

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Local Time 05:19
£ Pounds Sterling
Population 7,500,000
Region Greater London
Languages English

How expensive is London?

An Average Meal

An average meal in a restaurant in London costs 20.6% more than in Leicester.


Prices in London are on average 17.7% higher than in Leicester.

Public Transport

Public transport in London costs around 40.4% more than in Leicester.

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A night in a hotel in London is about 109.5% more expensive than in Leicester.

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