Leicester to Cambridge by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Leicester to Cambridge by train
Fast trains from Leicester to Cambridge take around 1 hour and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 99 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Cambridge.
1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Cambridge?
Direct trains from Leicester to Cambridge have been found.
We usually find around 21 direct trains on the route from Leicester to Cambridge every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 19 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Leicester to Cambridge?
The Leicester to Cambridge train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Leicester to Cambridge train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cambridge is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 06:15 and the last train is around 21:18.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Leicester to Cambridge train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Leicester to Cambridge are $9.79.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $15 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $20. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Leicester to Cambridge train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Leicester to Cambridge by train.
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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Cambridge?
CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Leicester to Cambridge.
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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