Leicester to Ilford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 55m

Travelling from Leicester to Ilford by train

Fast trains from Leicester to Ilford take around 1 hour and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 145 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Ilford.

Are there direct trains from Leicester to Ilford?

Journeys between Leicester and Ilford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 43 departures on the route from Leicester to Ilford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 47 departures.

How long is the train journey from Leicester to Ilford?

The Leicester to Ilford train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Leicester to Ilford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ilford is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 04:45 and the last train is around 21:29. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 06:24, and the last at 21:58.

When to book Leicester to Ilford 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 Ilford by train.

Which train companies operate between Leicester and Ilford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Leicester to Ilford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Midlands Trains
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Find journey information for Ilford to Leicester

Other journeys to Ilford View all journeys to Ilford

Search accommodation in Ilford

Country guide

Trains to the UK

Read our country guide

Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

Log in / Register

  1. We'd love to send you (occasional) emails with travel tips, sales and special offers. You can change your preferences at any time.
  1. By registering you agree with our privacy policy.