Leicester to Stafford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:49
  • Last train
    22:27
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    48m

Travelling from Leicester to Stafford by train

Fast trains from Leicester to Stafford take around 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 70 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Stafford.

Are there direct trains from Leicester to Stafford?

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Leicester to Stafford 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 21 departures.

How long is the train journey from Leicester to Stafford?

The Leicester to Stafford train travel time is normally about 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Leicester to Stafford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Stafford is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 06:17 and the last train is around 22:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 05:49, and the last at 20:48.

When to book Leicester to Stafford 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 Stafford by train.

Which train companies operate between Leicester and Stafford?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • Virgin Trains

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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