Trains from

Lancaster to Leicester

  1. expected to depart at 
    Lancaster
    Platform 4
    08:57
    Lancaster
    Platform 4
    09:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5
    10:07
    Crewe
    Platform 4
    11:22
    Derby
    Platform 4B estimated
    11:32
    Derby
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:02
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. expected to depart at 
    Lancaster
    Platform 4
    08:57
    Lancaster
    Platform 4
    11:05
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    11:22
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A estimated
    12:14
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 4
    09:56
    Lancaster
    Platform 4
    10:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5
    11:07
    Crewe
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:21
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    12:33
    Derby
    Platform 6 estimated
    13:04
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 4
    09:56
    Lancaster
    Platform 4
    12:05
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    12:22
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 7A estimated
    13:14
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:57
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:57
    Crewe
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:07
    Crewe
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:26
    Derby
    Platform 3B estimated
    13:32
    Derby
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:02
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:57
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:05
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:22
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 7A estimated
    14:14
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:30
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:27
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    12:42
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    13:34
    Sheffield
    Platform 7 estimated
    13:59
    Sheffield
    Platform 8 estimated
    15:07
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    11:46
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:08
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 6 estimated
    12:18
    Preston (Lancs)
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:05
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:22
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A estimated
    15:16
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:28
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:27
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    13:42
    Manchester Piccadilly
    Platform 13 estimated
    14:35
    Sheffield
    Platform 7 estimated
    15:00
    Sheffield
    Platform 5A estimated
    16:01
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    12:57
    Lancaster
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:05
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 1 estimated
    15:22
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A estimated
    16:14
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak

Journey information from Lancaster to Leicester

  • Train Fares from: £8.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1 to 3
  • How long does it take to travel from Lancaster to Leicester by train?

    The average journey time between Lancaster and Leicester is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 34 trains per day travelling from Lancaster to Leicester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Lancaster to Leicester?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Lancaster to Leicester without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Lancaster to Leicester.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Lancaster and Leicester?

    The distance between Lancaster and Leicester is 120 miles.

    Distance: 120 miles
  • What time is the first train from Lancaster to Leicester?

    The first train from Lancaster to Leicester departs at .

    What time is the last train from Lancaster to Leicester?

    The last train from Lancaster to Leicester departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

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