Leicester to Norwich by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Leicester to Norwich by train
Fast trains from Leicester to Norwich take around 2 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 164 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Norwich.
1. Are there direct trains from Leicester to Norwich?
Journeys between Leicester and Norwich usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Leicester to Norwich every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 20 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Leicester to Norwich?
The Leicester to Norwich train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Leicester to Norwich train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Norwich is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 06:15 and the last train is around 23:27.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 06:15, and the last at 21:58.
What's the Leicester to Norwich train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Leicester to Norwich are $14.53.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $19 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $22. 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 Norwich 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 Norwich by train.
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Which train companies operate between Leicester and Norwich?
More than one train company operates on the route from Leicester to Norwich, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- East Midlands Trains
- Greater Anglia
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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