Trains from

Leicester to Birmingham

  1. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 1A
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 9A
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  2. expected to depart at 
    Leicester
    Platform 3A
    expected to arrive at 
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 1A
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3A
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 4A estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 7A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  7. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  8. Leicester
    Platform 1 estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 11B estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  9. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 4 estimated
    on time
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 10A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak
  10. Leicester
    Platform 1 estimated
    Birmingham New Street
    Platform 7A estimated
    0 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Leicester to Birmingham

  • Train Fares from: £5.00
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 35
  • Distance: 34 miles (54 km)
  • Train operators: CrossCountry
  • Origin: Leicester
  • Destination: Birmingham
  • How long does it take to travel from Leicester to Birmingham by train?

    The average journey time between Leicester and Birmingham is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 35 trains per day travelling from Leicester to Birmingham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Leicester to Birmingham without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Leicester to Birmingham.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Leicester and Birmingham?

    The distance between Leicester and Birmingham is 34 miles.

    Distance: 34 miles
  • What time is the first train from Leicester to Birmingham?

    The first train from Leicester to Birmingham departs at .

    What time is the last train from Leicester to Birmingham?

    The last train from Leicester to Birmingham 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.
  • Savings tips for Leicester to Birmingham

    • If you take this train more than 3 times per week, you may be able save money with a Season Ticket. Find out more and see if you can buy a season ticket for Leicester to Birmingham here.
    • Use a railcard. National Railcards offer up to 1/3 off train tickets and offer great value for money if you travel by train several times a year. Find out more about railcards here.
    For more tips on saving money on train travel read our cheap train tickets guide here.

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