Norwich to Leicester by train
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Travelling from Norwich to Leicester by train
Fast trains from Norwich to Leicester take around 2 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 164 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Norwich and Leicester.
1. Are there direct trains from Norwich to Leicester?
Journeys between Norwich and Leicester usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Norwich to Leicester 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.
2. How long is the train journey from Norwich to Leicester?
The Norwich to Leicester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Norwich to Leicester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Leicester is usually scheduled to depart Norwich around 05:33 and the last train is around 22:40.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Norwich around 05:37, and the last at 22:03.
What's the Norwich to Leicester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Norwich to Leicester are $29.41.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $35. 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 Norwich to Leicester 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 Norwich to Leicester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Norwich and Leicester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Norwich to Leicester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Abellio Greater Anglia
- 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.
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