Trains from

Leicester to Stansted Airport

  1. expected to depart at 
    Leicester
    Platform 2
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  2. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3
    18:26
    Leicester
    Platform 3
    19:39
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 2
    19:39
    London St Pancras International
    20:25
    London Liverpool Street
    20:25
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    21:12
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  3. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 2 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  4. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3
    19:26
    Leicester
    Platform 3
    20:40
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 3
    20:40
    London St Pancras International
    21:37
    Tottenham Hale
    21:37
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:12
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  5. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3
    19:38
    Leicester
    Platform 3
    21:06
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:06
    London St Pancras International
    21:52
    Tottenham Hale
    21:52
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:27
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  6. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:08
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:21
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:21
    London St Pancras International
    22:07
    Tottenham Hale
    22:07
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:43
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  7. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:13
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:25
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:25
    London St Pancras International
    22:22
    Tottenham Hale
    22:22
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:57
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  8. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:27
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:38
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:38
    London St Pancras International
    22:25
    London Liverpool Street
    22:25
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 4 estimated
    23:12
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  9. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:43
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    22:07
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:07
    London St Pancras International
    22:55
    London Liverpool Street
    22:55
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:44
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  10. on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:18
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    23:10
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    04:44
    Cambridge
    Platform 1 estimated
    05:12
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 2 estimated
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 2 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Leicester to Stansted Airport

  • Train Fares from: £17.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Trains to Stansted Airport

London Stansted Airport is Britain’s fourth busiest airport, and lots of passengers arrive by train. This is a convenient option, which saves money and time.

Find out more about trains to Stansted Airport

  • How long does it take to travel from Leicester to Stansted Airport by train?

    The average journey time between Leicester and Stansted Airport is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Leicester to Stansted Airport. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Leicester and Stansted Airport?

    The distance between Leicester and Stansted Airport is 78 miles.

    Distance: 78 miles
  • What time is the first train from Leicester to Stansted Airport?

    The first train from Leicester to Stansted Airport departs at .

    What time is the last train from Leicester to Stansted Airport?

    The last train from Leicester to Stansted Airport 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.

Find journey information for Stansted Airport to Leicester

How to find cheap train tickets from Leicester to Stansted Airport

Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save – we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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from£17.50
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from£17.70
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from£17.70
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from£27.30

Book in advance.

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Consider a Season Ticket.

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Leicester to Stansted Airport is right for you.

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*Average savings on all fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.**Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.