Trains from Leicester to Leeds

Leicester to Leeds train information

Leicester Leeds train map

Train duration 2h02m
Arrival Leeds, England
Departure Leicester, England
Distance 82 Miles
Lowest train price from £17.40
Average train price £29.00

Find your ticket on gopili to identify the different operators for your train between Leicester (East Midlands England) to Leeds (Yorkshire and the Humber England). The services on board can vary depending on the rail company.

On average, it takes around 2h02m by train because of the 82 miles to travel to Leeds from Leicester. The journey time will change depending if the train is direct or with stops.

Based on our data, the lowest fare to travel in the next month is £17.40. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for Leicester to Leeds train tickets

from £17.40 MORE 2h02m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £5.00 MORE 3h27m
from £4.81 MORE 2h34m

Leicester - Leeds prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Leicester to Leeds by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Leicester - Leeds: the best time to book cheap trains

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The table above is based on the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train is bought. Buying your train from Leicester to Leeds in advance should enable you to spend less for your trip.

We found tickets available from £30 when booking your ticket 15 days in advance which is 33% cheaper than the best ticket we found when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Leicester to Leeds trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Leicester and Leeds by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Leeds to Leicester and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Leicester
Leeds
£17.40 04/04/2020 19:43 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£19.00 04/04/2020 21:09 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£20.10 04/04/2020 14:05 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£20.10 04/04/2020 07:48 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£21.10 04/04/2020 15:05 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£21.10 04/04/2020 19:05 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£22.20 04/04/2020 07:12 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£22.70 04/04/2020 18:05 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£22.70 04/04/2020 16:35 10 days ago
Leicester
Leeds
£22.70 04/04/2020 11:05 10 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Discount Leicester - Leeds train tickets

National Railcards can bring you great savings if you're taking the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you might want to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to make great savings for your Leicester Leeds train ticket.

Why should I buy a railcard?

The main benefit of getting a railcard is that you only need a few trips to earn as much money as you spent.

You will need to pay at least £88 of train tickets across the whole year for the railcard to be worth the investment. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you book after that, you will make savings.

For instance, train tickets from Leicester to Leeds cost on average £28.94 (1). By dividing £88 by £28.94 (£88/£28.94 = 3.04), it appears that after only 4 one way trips from Leeds to Leicester, the card will have paid for itself.

What is the cost of a railcard?

Railcards enable you to save 34% off most rail fares for 12 months. A Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the five other ones £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Leicester to Leeds train £28.94 £19.29 £9.65 3.05

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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