Leicester to Taunton by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:49
  • Last train
    22:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 3m

Travelling from Leicester to Taunton by train

Fast trains from Leicester to Taunton take around 3 hours and 3 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 225 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leicester and Taunton.

Are there direct trains from Leicester to Taunton?

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

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Leicester to Taunton 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 43 departures.

How long is the train journey from Leicester to Taunton?

The Leicester to Taunton train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 3 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Leicester to Taunton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Taunton is usually scheduled to depart Leicester around 04:43 and the last train is around 22:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leicester around 06:38, and the last at 22:20.

When to book Leicester to Taunton 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 Taunton by train.

Which train companies operate between Leicester and Taunton?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground

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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