Speed to London from Leicester in Under 2 Hours
There is no place on earth like London – from swanky streets, nightlife, world class restaurants, culture and entertainment and not only this, London has plenty of iconic attractions like Big Ben, London Eye, Buckingham Palace etc. which attracts thousands of visitors every year. Speed to London from Leicester in one of the fastest trains which takes around 1 hour and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approx. 142 kilometres. There are direct trains from Leicester to London with no changes which help train travellers make their way from the historic city to the iconic destination. Taking a Leicester to London train is the most viable option and the fastest way to travel between the cities and it’s also a greener option than driving a car or taking a flight.
Leicester to London - Short and Comfortable Journey
There are well-connected high speed trains from Leicester to London which are run by East Midlands. Trains run by East Midlands depart from Leicester station which is near to De Montfort University and the University of Leicester as well as close to various city centre hotels. Leicester London train arrives at St Pancras station in London which is the most important station for changing onto Eurostar trains to Paris or Brussels. Trains run by East Midlands depart Leicester for London several times a day with several times during an hour and less frequently at night. On an average weekday, there are around 66 direct trains that run every day from Leicester to London. However, on weekends there are fewer departures which are around 60. The earliest train departs Leicester at around 04:45 in morning and the last train is around 21:58. No sleeper services are available on trains Leicester to London.
Standard class travellers on Leicester to London train which is mainly run by East Midland Trains can enjoy refreshments from the on-board shop or the trolley service. One can find handy tables at their seats, plug points for charging electronic devices, enough luggage space and the carriages are even well lit for comfortable reading. First Class passengers can enjoy more services like free Wi-Fi, more space, hot drinks and quieter coaches.
Booking Train Tickets in Advance - An Affordable Option
Cheap train tickets to London from Leicester are available when you book in advance online. The earlier you purchase your ticket, the cheaper it will be. One can save up to 80% of the train ticket if booked 90 days in advance before the departure date because train companies usually releases advance tickets up to 3 months in advance and usually at this time you will find the best fare. Also, it is cheaper to book two singles rather than a return ticket. So, go ahead and compare train ticket prices of Leicester London train and find the best price for you!
|Newcastle||London||£158.5||3 Hr 33 Min|
|Leicester||London||£73.0||1 Hr 48 Min|
|Birmingham||London||£74.0||2 Hr 28 Min|
|Southampton||London||£45.6||1 Hr 59 Min|
|Swansea||London||£70.9||3 Hr 38 Min|
|Nottingham||London||£74.5||1 Hr 59 Min|
|Oxford||London||£35.6||1 Hr 58 Min|
|Aberdeen||London||£168.1||7 Hr 36 Min|
|Liverpool||London||£148.0||2 Hr 55 Min|
|Edinburgh||London||£70.5||4 Hr 18 Min|
|Glasgow||London||£141.5||5 Hr 48 Min|
|Portsmouth||London||£32.4||2 Hr 11 Min|
|Bristol||London||£108.7||1 Hr 57 Min|
|Brighton||London||£33.1||1 Hr 26 Min|
|Hull||London||£115.0||2 Hr 49 Min|
|Leeds||London||£131.5||2 Hr 26 Min|
|York||London||£86.9||1 Hr 53 Min|
|Bradford||London||£89.6||3 Hr 14 Min|
|Sunderland||London||£93.2||3 Hr 29 Min|
|Winchester||London||£39.3||1 Hr 38 Min|
|Wolverhampton||London||£94.0||2 Hr 8 Min|
|Manchester||London||£216.0||2 Hr 26 Min|
Buses an Alternative to Train - Find the Cheapest & Fastest Journey
Travelling by bus between Leicester and London could be easy and quicker as you think! With ample services in a day, Leicester to London bus takes approx. 2 hours. National Express or Megabus coaches leave St Margaret’s bus station in Leicester from as early as 7.30 am and reaches London Victoria Coach station where all bus services terminates. You’ll arrive at London Victoria Coach station on Buckingham Palace road after a comfortable and relaxing journey with National Express or Megabus. London Victoria Coach station is perfect place to begin your exploration of London; from here you can easily make your way around the city.