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Stansted Airport to Leicester

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  1. departed
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:00
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:33
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 1
    16:33
    Tottenham Hale
    17:19
    London St Pancras International
    17:19
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:40
    Leicester
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3A
    16:15
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3A
    16:48
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 1
    16:48
    Tottenham Hale
    17:34
    London St Pancras International
    17:34
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:45
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  3. on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 2
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
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    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3
    16:45
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3
    17:18
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:18
    Tottenham Hale
    18:02
    London St Pancras International
    18:02
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:06
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  5. on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1
    17:00
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1
    17:33
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:33
    Tottenham Hale
    18:19
    London St Pancras International
    18:19
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 4 estimated
    19:29
    Leicester
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  6. on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 2
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak
  7. on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1
    17:30
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 1
    18:18
    London Liverpool Street
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:18
    London Liverpool Street
    19:01
    London St Pancras International
    19:01
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:12
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  8. on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:45
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:21
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:21
    Tottenham Hale
    19:04
    London St Pancras International
    19:04
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:28
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  9. on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:15
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:51
    Tottenham Hale
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:51
    Tottenham Hale
    19:32
    London St Pancras International
    19:32
    London St Pancras International
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:42
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Super Off Peak
  10. on time
    Stansted Airport
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Leicester
    Platform 3 estimated
    0 changes
    Super Off Peak

Journey information from Stansted Airport to Leicester

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

Trains from Stansted Airport

If you have a flight into London Stansted Airport, the train is often cheaper and can save you time. Situated between London city centre and Cambridge, convenient trains run from London Stansted Airport to both cities. From London, you can then take the train to Canterbury, Oxford, Brighton and many other cities and towns in South East England.

Find out more about trains from Stansted Airport

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

    The average journey time between Stansted Airport and Leicester is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 16 trains per day travelling from Stansted Airport to Leicester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

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

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

    The distance between Stansted Airport and Leicester is 78 miles.

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

    The first train from Stansted Airport to Leicester departs at .

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

    The last train from Stansted Airport 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.

Find journey information for Leicester to Stansted Airport

How to find cheap train tickets from Stansted Airport to Leicester

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

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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 Stansted Airport to Leicester 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.